Each question in this quiz is timed.

In a distance-time graph, what is represented on the horizontal axis?

Speed

Distance

Time

In a distance-time graph, what is represented on the vertical axis?

In a distance-time graph, what is represented by the gradient of the graph?

True or false? The formula for calculating speed is time/distance.

True or false? Vehicles that have to drive for long distances are fitted with devices called tachographs to ensure they do not drive for too long.

What type of quantity is velocity?

Scalar (magnitude)

Vector (magnitude and direction)

True or false? A body which changes direction is accelerating.

Which of these is the correct formula for working out acceleration?

a = (v-u)/t

a = (u-v)/t

a = t/(v-u)

a = t/(u-v)

True or false? The unit of acceleration is metres per second.

True or false? Deceleration is simply negative acceleration.

In a velocity-time graph, what is represented by the horizontal axis?

Velocity

Acceleration

In a velocity-time graph, what is represented by the vertical axis?

In a velocity-time graph, what is represented by the gradient of the line?

In a velocity-time graph, what is represented by the area under the line?

True or false? Applying brakes causes negative acceleration.

What is the velocity of the body between 3 seconds and 11 seconds in this distance-time graph?

8 m/s

4 m/s

2 m/s

1 m/s

Between the person leaving the house and arriving in this distance-time graph, for how long was the person stationary?

1 second

3 seconds

7 seconds

5 seconds

What can you say about the motion of this person between 2 and 10 seconds in this velocity-time graph?

Accelerating

Decelerating

Stationary

Constant velocity

What is this person's acceleration in this velocity-time graph between 0 and 2 seconds?

8 m/s^2

4 m/s^2

2 m/s^2

1 m/s^2

How far did this person in this velocity-time graph travel between 0 and 10 seconds?

32m

40m

64m

72m

48m

56m