Easy physics quiz!

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The material included in this quiz is the basics of physics. It should be extremely easy (no calculator required) if you know physics. If it's not, then study more.

Created by: mimimoose

  1. What are the fundamental units for length, mass, and time?
  2. A ladder leans against a wall making a 60 degree angle with the ground. If the length from the base of the ladder to the base of the wall is x meters, how tall is the ladder?
  3. What is the basic formula for a direct-squared proportional function?
  4. If Bob runs two laps around a 400 meter track, what is his displacement?
  5. If Bob ran the 800 meters in exactly 2 minutes, what was his average speed?
  6. What is the difference between a vector and a scalar?
  7. What's the difference between speed and velocity?
  8. If Bob accelerated in speed as he ran his 800 meters, how would that look on a displacement (y-axis) versus time (x-axis) graph?
  9. What is acceleration?
  10. What is the acceleration of gravity?

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