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- 1. Match
Match the following

Distance

Describing the motion of an object is to describe how far it has moved.

Acceleration

The distance and direction of an objects change in position from the starting point.

Velocity

The speed of an object and its direction.

Displacement

The rate of change in velocity.

- 2. Match
Match the following

Instantaneous Speed

The distance an object travels per unit time.

Average Speed

Total distance traveled divided by the total time of travel.

Speed

The speed at a given point in time.

- 3. Match
Match the following

Force

A push or pull

Balanced Force

When two or more forces act on an object at the same time, the forces combine to form....

Net Force

Forces on an object that are equal in size and opposite in direction.

Inertia

The tendency of an object to resist any change in motion.

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Which vocabulary word does this photo best represent?

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Which vocabulary word best represents the photo?

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The speed of a car is increasing. Therefore, the car has a positive_______

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The speed of the car is decreasing. The car has a _______ acceleration

- 8. Multiple Choice
Sally was wanting to find the _______. She took the total distance traveled divided by the total time of travel.

Speed

Average speed

Relative speed

Instantaneous speed

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John is calculating the speed and direction of a storm. What vocabulary word is he calculating?

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This athlete is applying a _____ by passing the basketball.

- 11. Fill in the Blank
What vocabulary word best represents this photo

- 12. Multiple Choice
Mary was interested in finding the _______. She took the initial velocity plus the final velocity and divided by two.

Average speed

Instantaneous speed

Relative speed

Average velocity

- 13. Multiple Choice
Tom was trying to find the _______. He took the change in velocity divided by the time taken for this change.

Speed

Acceleration

Relative speed

Instantaneous speed

- 14. Multiple Choice
Susan wanted to calculate the _______. She took the final velocity minus the initial velocity.

Speed

Average speed

Change in velocity

Instantaneous speed

- 15. Multiple Choice
Mike was interested in finding the _______. He took the total distance covered and divided it by the total time taken.

Speed

Average speed

Relative speed

Instantaneous speed

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