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Worksheet: Acceleration Vectors

Q1:

A spaceship is traveling at a constant velocity when its rockets fire, giving it an acceleration . What is the spaceship’s velocity 5.00 s after the rockets fire?

  • A m/s
  • B m/s
  • C m/s
  • D m/s
  • E m/s

Q2:

A particle accelerates uniformly. At the time s the particle has a velocity m/s. At s, the particle has a velocity m/s. What is the acceleration of the particle?

  • A m/s2
  • B m/s2
  • C m/s2
  • D m/s2
  • E m/s2

Q3:

The position of a particle is given by .

What is the velocity of the particle at 0.0 s?

What is the velocity of the particle at 1.0 s?

  • A m/s
  • B m/s
  • C m/s
  • D m/s
  • E m/s

What is the average velocity of the particle between 0.0 s and 1.0 s?

  • A m/s
  • B m/s
  • C m/s
  • D m/s
  • E m/s

Q4:

The displacement of a particle is given by m.

What is the velocity of the particle at ?

  • A m/s
  • B m/s
  • C m/s
  • D m/s
  • E m/s

What is the acceleration of the particle at ?

  • A m/s2
  • B m/s2
  • C m/s2
  • D m/s2
  • E m/s2

Q5:

A particle has the position function m. What is the acceleration vector of the particle?

  • A m/s2
  • B m/s2
  • C m/s2
  • D m/s2
  • E m/s2

Q6:

A particle has a velocity given by .

What is the particle’s acceleration vector at ?

  • A m/s2
  • B m/s2
  • C m/s2
  • D m/s2
  • E m/s2

What is the magnitude of the particle’s acceleration at ?