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# [ACCEL1] 2

## An advertisement says that a (OBJECT) can accelerate from a velocity of (VAR1) m

/s to a velocity of (VAR2) m/s in (VAR3) seconds. Assuming the acceleration to b
e uniform, what is the rate of acceleration ?
a = (v-u)/t = ( (VAR2) - (VAR1) ) / (VAR3) [metres per second per second]
CAR
0
30
10
CAR
10
30
8
CAR
8
32
8
CAR
15
30
25
CAR
20
35
25
CAR
0
35
7
CAR
15
32
8.5
CAR
0
25
5
CAR
0
20
8
CAR
12
30
9
MOTORBIKE
0
30
8
MOTORBIKE
0
15
3
MOTORBIKE
0
24
8
MOTORBIKE
0
42
7
MOTORBIKE
0
27
5
MOTORBIKE
20
37
25
MOTORBIKE
12
39
9
MOTORBIKE
8
36
8
MOTORBIKE
15
40.5
8.5
MOTORBIKE
10
35
10
SPEEDBOAT
0
60
20
SPEEDBOAT
0
15
3
SPEEDBOAT
0
42
10.5
SPEEDBOAT
0
30
7.5
SPEEDBOAT
0
20
8
SPEEDBOAT
15
29
10
SPEEDBOAT
10
45
10
SPEEDBOAT
12
55
17.2
SPEEDBOAT
6
15
3
SPEEDBOAT
30
47
4
TRAIN 0
25
6.25
TRAIN 0
60
25
TRAIN 0
10
5
TRAIN 0
42
12
TRAIN 0
50
100
TRAIN 10
42
16
TRAIN 2
47
25
TRAIN 26
50
8
TRAIN 37
60
11.5
TRAIN 5
14
4
MOPED 0
20
20
MOPED 0
30
20
MOPED 0
10
5
MOPED 0
12
8
MOPED 0
15
20
MOPED 10
43
16.5
MOPED 12
30
8
MOPED 0
15
10
MOPED 5
30
10
MOPED 4
11
4
A velocity meter in a (OBJECT) indicates that the (OBJECT) is travelling at (VAR
1) m/s. (VAR3) seconds later the (OBJECT) is travelling at (VAR2) m/s. What was
the acceleration during the (VAR3) second period ?
a = (v-u)/t = ( (VAR2) - (VAR1) ) / (VAR3) [metres per second per second]
TRAIN 0
30
6

TRAIN 0
45
20
TRAIN 0
28
8
TRAIN 0
45
90
TRAIN 0
20
10
TRAIN 15
28
26
TRAIN 10
35
10
TRAIN 15
26
5
TRAIN 12
35
18.4
TRAIN 20
45
10
MOPED 13.5
27
30
MOPED 7.5
15
5
MOPED 6
12
4
MOPED 10
18
8
MOPED 0
25
20
MOPED 15
27
6.25
MOPED 12
25
6.25
MOPED 10
26
12.8
MOPED 0
10
8
MOPED 2
16
8
CYCLe 0
8
20
CYCLe 0
5
20
CYCLe 0
7
5.6
CYCLe 0
3
6
CYCLe 0
8
32
CYCLe 0
6
4
CYCLe 5
8
6
CYCLe 3
6
12
CYCLe 2
6
8
CYCLe 5
8
6
RACING CAR
0
60
24
RACING CAR
0
12
6
RACING CAR
0
25
6.25
RACING CAR
0
35
14
RACING CAR
0
27
6
RACING CAR
0
15
20
RACING CAR
0
60
15
RACING CAR
15
37
5
RACING CAR
12
45
13.2
RACING CAR
10
45
28
BUS
8
18
5
BUS
0
27
54
BUS
20
25
20
BUS
0
13
10
BUS
0
14
20
BUS
6
13
20
BUS
4
12
32
BUS
13
27
28
BUS
0
15
6
BUS
7
25
24
[ENDACCEL1]
[ACCEL2] 2
An (OBJECT) slows down from a velocity of (VAR2) m/s to a velocity of (VAR1) m/s
in (VAR3) seconds. Assuming the acceleration to be uniform, what is the rate of
acceleration ?
a = (v-u)/t = ( (VAR1) - (VAR2) ) / (VAR3) [m/s] Note: negative result due to th
e object slowing down.
CAR
0
30
10
CAR
10
30
8
CAR
8
32
8
CAR
15
30
25

CAR
20
35
25
CAR
0
35
7
CAR
15
32
8.5
CAR
0
25
5
CAR
0
20
8
CAR
12
30
9
MOTORBIKE
0
30
8
MOTORBIKE
0
15
3
MOTORBIKE
0
24
8
MOTORBIKE
0
42
7
MOTORBIKE
0
27
5
MOTORBIKE
20
37
25
MOTORBIKE
12
39
9
MOTORBIKE
8
36
8
MOTORBIKE
15
40.5
8.5
MOTORBIKE
10
35
10
SPEEDBOAT
0
60
20
SPEEDBOAT
0
15
3
SPEEDBOAT
0
42
10.5
SPEEDBOAT
0
30
7.5
SPEEDBOAT
0
20
8
SPEEDBOAT
15
29
9.6
SPEEDBOAT
10
45
10
SPEEDBOAT
12
55
17.2
SPEEDBOAT
6
15
3
SPEEDBOAT
30
47
4
TRAIN 0
25
6.25
TRAIN 0
60
25
TRAIN 0
10
5
TRAIN 0
42
12
TRAIN 0
50
100
TRAIN 10
42
16
TRAIN 2
47
25
TRAIN 26
50
8
TRAIN 37
60
11.5
TRAIN 5
14
4
MOPED 0
20
20
MOPED 0
30
20
MOPED 0
10
5
MOPED 0
12
8
MOPED 0
15
20
MOPED 10
43
16.5
MOPED 12
30
8
MOPED 0
15
10
MOPED 5
30
10
MOPED 4
11
4
A velocity meter in a (OBJECT) indicates that the (OBJECT) is travelling at (VAR
2) m/s. (VAR3) seconds later it is travelling at (VAR1) m/s. What was the accele
ration during the (VAR3) second period ?
a = (v-u)/t = ( (VAR1) - (VAR2) ) / (VAR3) [metres per second per second]
TRAIN 0
30
6
TRAIN 0
45
20
TRAIN 0
28
8
TRAIN 0
45
90
TRAIN 0
20
10
TRAIN 15
28
26
TRAIN 10
35
10
TRAIN 15
26
5
TRAIN 12
35
18.4
TRAIN 20
45
10

MOPED 13.5
27
30
MOPED 7.5
15
5
MOPED 6
12
4
MOPED 10
18
8
MOPED 0
25
20
MOPED 15
27
6.25
MOPED 12
25
6.25
MOPED 10
26
12.8
MOPED 0
10
8
MOPED 2
16
8
CYCLIST 0
8
20
CYCLIST 0
5
20
CYCLIST 0
7
5.6
CYCLIST 0
3
6
CYCLIST 0
8
32
CYCLIST 0
6
4
CYCLIST 5
8
6
CYCLIST 3
6
12
CYCLIST 2
6
8
CYCLIST 5
8
6
RACING CAR
0
60
24
RACING CAR
0
12
6
RACING CAR
0
25
6.25
RACING CAR
0
35
14
RACING CAR
0
27
6
RACING CAR
0
15
20
RACING CAR
0
60
15
RACING CAR
15
37
5
RACING CAR
12
45
13.2
RACING CAR
10
45
28
BUS
8
18
5
BUS
0
27
54
BUS
20
25
20
BUS
0
13
10
BUS
0
14
20
BUS
6
13
20
BUS
4
12
32
BUS
13
27
28
BUS
0
15
6
BUS
7
25
24
[ENDACCEL2]
[ACCEL3] 2
A (OBJECT) accelerates uniformly from rest to a cruising speed of (VAR1) metres
per second in (VAR2) seconds. What distance would it travel in this time ?
s = (u + v)t = vt / 2 = (VAR1) * (VAR2) / 2 [metres]
ship
10
10
ship
15
60
ship
11
10
ship
6
8
ship
12
8
ship
8
20
ship
10
5
ship
12
24
ship
8
4
ship
15
55
jet
200
25
jet
250
50
jet
300
23.5
jet
175
43.7
jet
200
33.3

jet
150
30
jet
225
28.5
jet
175
30
jet
250
42
jet
175
30
jet
250
42
jet
175
60
horse 10
18
horse 7.5
15
horse 12
20
horse 9
10
horse 15
20
horse 8
15.5
horse 11
7.5
horse 12
16
cyclist 10
10
cyclist 6
24
cyclist 4
5
cyclist 7.5
30
cyclist 6
7
cyclist 3
12
cyclist 5
4
cyclist 6.5
9
cyclist 4.5
6
cyclist 6
8.5
runner 2
8
runner 1
5
runner 4
6
runner 3
6
runner 2
8
runner 1.5
3
runner 1.5
7
runner 2.5
8
runner 3.5
5
runner 3.5
8
A (OBJECT) accelerates uniformly from a velocity of (VAR1) m/s to a cruising spe
ed of (VAR2) m/s in (VAR3) seconds. What distance would it travel in this time ?
s = (u + v)t = ( (VAR1) + (VAR2) ) * (VAR3) / 2 [metres]
ship
2
10
10
ship
5
15
60
ship
7
11
10
ship
1
6
8
ship
4
12
8
ship
2
8
20
ship
4
10
5
ship
3
12
24
ship
4
8
4
ship
5
15
55
jet
30
200
25
jet
35
250
50
jet
50
300
23.5
jet
55
175
43.7
jet
100
200
33.3
jet
45
150
30
jet
60
225
28.5
jet
35
175
30
jet
40
250
42
jet
25
175
30
jet
50
250
42
jet
50
175
60

horse 2
10
18
horse 2.5
7.5
15
horse 3
12
20
horse 4
9
10
horse 5
15
20
horse 4.5
8
15.5
horse 3
11
7.5
horse 1
12
16
cyclist 2
4
5
cyclist 2
7.5
30
cyclist 1
6
7
cyclist 2
3
12
cyclist 2
5
4
cyclist 1
6.5
9
cyclist 2
4.5
6
cyclist 2
6
8.5
cyclist 3
8
7
cyclist 2
5
19.5
runner 1
2
8
runner 0.5
1
5
runner 1
4
6
runner 2
3
6
runner 0.5
2
8
runner 0.5
1.5
3
runner 0.5
1.5
7
runner 1
2.5
8
runner 1
3.5
5
runner 1
3.5
8
[ENDACCEL3]
[ACCEL4] 1
A (OBJECT) travelling at (VAR1) metres per second accelerates uniformly at (VAR2
) metres per second per second for (VAR3) seconds. What would its velocity be at
the end of this acceleration ?
v = u + at = (VAR1) + ( (VAR2) * (VAR3) ) [metres per second]
lorry 12
0.5
20
lorry 13
0.5
30
lorry 12
1
15
lorry 24
1.5
16
lorry 6
2.5
2.8
lorry 2
0.65
20
lorry 2
1.2
15
lorry 3
1.3
10
lorry 4
0.75
28
lorry 4
0.5
24
car
13
0.3
60
car
6
1.5
6
car
0
0.65
20
car
12
0.4
20
car
20
0.4
50
car
25
0.6
20
car
14
0.52
25
car
15
0.25
40
car
2
0.5
30
car
0
1.25
20
ship
2
0.25
52
ship
0
0.5
50
ship
15
1.25
12
ship
7
0.25
12
ship
4
1.2
10
ship
5
0.2
60

ship
0.5
0.2
30
ship
3
1.5
6
ship
12
0.4
20
ship
0
0.75
20
cyclist 2
0.3
20
cyclist 1
0.5
10
cyclist 0
0.2
40
cyclist 8
0.3
20
cyclist 4
0.16
25
cyclist 1
0.32
25
cyclist 2
0.5
8
cyclist 3
0.5
6
cyclist 2
0.2
25
cyclist 6
0.2
30
cheetah 2
0.3
60
cheetah 2
0.5
30
cheetah 3
0.8
15
cheetah 3
0.25
16
cheetah 4
0.44
25
cheetah 4
0.75
12
cheetah 5
0.25
20
cheetah 6
0.5
8
cheetah 15
0.75
16
cheetah 10
0.6
10
[ENDACCEL4]
[ACCEL5] 4
A (OBJECT) accelerates uniformly from a velocity of (VAR1) m/s to a cruising spe
ed of (VAR2) m/s in (VAR3) seconds. What distance would it travel in this time ?
s = (u + v)t = (( (VAR1) + (VAR2) ) * (VAR3) ) [metres]
ship
2
10
10
ship
5
15
60
ship
7
11
10
ship
1
6
8
ship
4
12
8
ship
2
8
20
ship
4
10
5
ship
3
12
24
ship
4
8
4
ship
5
15
55
jet
30
200
25
jet
35
250
50
jet
50
300
23.5
jet
55
175
43.7
jet
100
200
33.3
jet
45
150
30
jet
60
225
28.5
jet
35
175
30
jet
40
250
42
jet
25
175
30
jet
50
250
42
jet
50
175
60
horse 2
10
18
horse 2.5
7.5
15
horse 3
12
20
horse 4
9
10
horse 5
15
20
horse 4.5
8
15.5
horse 3
11
7.5
horse 1
12
16
cyclist 2
4
5

cyclist 2
7.5
30
cyclist 1
6
7
cyclist 2
3
12
cyclist 2
5
4
cyclist 1
6.5
9
cyclist 2
4.5
6
cyclist 2
6
8.5
cyclist 3
8
7
cyclist 2
5
19.5
runner 1
2
8
runner 0.5
1
5
runner 1
4
6
runner 2
3
6
runner 0.5
2
8
runner 0.5
1.5
3
runner 0.5
1.5
7
runner 1
2.5
8
runner 1
3.5
5
runner 1
3.5
8
A (OBJECT) travelling at (VAR1) metres per second accelerates uniformly at (VAR2
) metres per second per second for (VAR3) seconds. What would its velocity be at
the end of this acceleration ?
v = u + at = (VAR1) + ( (VAR2) * (VAR3) ) [metres per second]
lorry 12
0.5
20
lorry 13
0.5
30
lorry 12
1
15
lorry 24
1.5
16
lorry 6
2.5
2.8
lorry 2
0.65
20
lorry 2
1.2
15
lorry 3
1.3
10
lorry 4
0.75
28
lorry 4
0.5
24
car
13
0.3
60
car
6
1.5
6
car
0
0.65
20
car
12
0.4
20
car
20
0.4
50
car
25
0.6
20
car
14
0.52
25
car
15
0.25
40
car
2
0.5
30
car
0
1.25
20
ship
2
0.25
52
ship
0
0.5
50
ship
15
1.25
12
ship
7
0.25
12
ship
4
1.2
10
ship
5
0.2
60
ship
0.5
0.2
30
ship
3
1.5
6
ship
12
0.4
20
ship
0
0.75
20
cyclist 2
0.3
20
cyclist 1
0.5
10
cyclist 0
0.2
40
cyclist 8
0.3
20
cyclist 4
0.16
25
cyclist 1
0.32
25
cyclist 2
0.5
8

cyclist 3
0.5
6
cyclist 2
0.2
25
cyclist 6
0.2
30
cheetah 2
0.3
60
cheetah 2
0.5
30
cheetah 3
0.8
15
cheetah 3
0.25
16
cheetah 4
0.44
25
cheetah 4
0.75
12
cheetah 5
0.25
20
cheetah 6
0.5
8
cheetah 15
0.75
16
cheetah 10
0.6
10
A (OBJECT) accelerates for a distance of (VAR1) metres at a uniform rate of (VAR
2) metres per second squared. If the initial velocity of the (OBJECT) was (VAR3)
metres per second, what is its final velocity ?
v = Square root of (u + 2as) = Sqrt( (VAR3) * (VAR3) + ( 2 * (VAR2) * (VAR1) )) [
metres per second]
skateboard
12.5
1
0
skateboard
3
1.5
0
skateboard
4
0.5
0
skateboard
6.25
2
0
skateboard
12
1.5
0
skateboard
32
0.5
2
skateboard
8
1
3
skateboard
20
0.8
2
skateboard
8
1
3
skateboard
10
2
3
skier 400
0.5
0
skier 147
1.5
0
skier 810
0.2
0
skier 722.5 0.2
0
skier 361.25 0.4
0
skier 256
0.5
0
skier 80.5
1
0
skier 422.5 0.2
0
skier 800
0.25
0
skier 112.5 1
0
cyclist 361
0.5
0
cyclist 000
0.05
0
cyclist 202.5 0.2
0
cyclist 160
0.2
0
cyclist 270
0.15
0
cyclist 300
0.1
2
cyclist 180
0.2
3
cyclist 142.5 0.15
2.5
cyclist 72
0.5
3
cyclist 165
0.1
4
go-kart 50
0.25
0
go-kart 25
0.5
0
go-kart 20
0.4
0
go-kart 45
0.1
0
go-kart 32
0.25
0
go-kart 16.25 0.5
2
go-kart 45.5
0.25
1.5
go-kart 56.25 0.1
3
go-kart 40
0.1
1
go-kart 41.25 0.3
0.5
runaway train 86
0.75
0
runaway train 264.5 1
0

## runaway train 270

0.6
0
runaway train 3380
0.1
0
runaway train 1440
0.2
0
runaway train 201.6 1.25
15
runaway train 1330
0.2
12
runaway train 384
0.5
10
runaway train 1178
0.25
6
runaway train 1885
0.1
8
A (OBJECT) travelling at (VAR1) metres per second accelerates uniformly at (VAR2
) metres per second per second for (VAR3) seconds. What distance would it cover
in this time ?
s = ut + at = ( (VAR1) * (VAR3) ) + ( 0.5 * (VAR2) * (VAR3) ) [metres]
lorry 12
0.5
20
lorry 13
0.5
30
lorry 12
1
15
lorry 24
1.5
16
lorry 6
2.5
2.8
lorry 2
0.65
20
lorry 2
1.2
15
lorry 3
1.3
10
lorry 4
0.75
28
lorry 4
0.5
24
car
13
0.3
60
car
6
1.5
6
car
0
0.65
20
car
12
0.4
20
car
20
0.4
50
car
25
0.6
20
car
14
0.52
25
car
15
0.25
40
car
2
0.5
30
car
0
1.25
20
ship
2
0.25
52
ship
0
0.5
50
ship
15
1.25
12
ship
7
0.25
12
ship
4
1.2
10
ship
5
0.2
60
ship
0.5
0.2
30
ship
3
1.5
6
ship
12
0.4
20
ship
0
0.75
20
cyclist 2
0.3
20
cyclist 1
0.5
10
cyclist 0
0.2
40
cyclist 8
0.3
20
cyclist 4
0.16
25
cyclist 1
0.32
25
cyclist 2
0.5
8
cyclist 3
0.5
6
cyclist 2
0.2
25
cyclist 6
0.2
30
cheetah 2
0.3
60
cheetah 2
0.5
30
cheetah 3
0.8
15
cheetah 3
0.25
16
cheetah 4
0.44
25
cheetah 4
0.75
12
cheetah 5
0.25
20
cheetah 6
0.5
8

cheetah 15
0.75
16
cheetah 10
0.6
10
[ENDACCEL5]
[ACCEL6] 1
A (OBJECT) brakes from a velocity of (VAR1) metres per second to rest. During th
is time it travels a distance of (VAR2) metres. What is the acceleration during
a = (v-u)/2s = - (VAR1) / ( 2 * (VAR2) ) [m/s] Note: negative result indicates bra
king.
Car
12
50
Car
5
25
Car
4
5
Car
6
10
Car
10
40
Car
6
5
Car
8
50
Car
16
25
Car
20
200
Car
15
225
Car
15
25
Plane landing 100
500
Plane landing 150
3000
Plane landing 120
2000
Plane landing 80
1280
Plane landing 60
900
Plane landing 70
500
train 50
200
train 60
100
train 40
640
train 30
200
train 20
800
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