Motion Graphs
Kinematic Equations
Falling Objects
Famous Jimmys
100

The slope of a velocity v time graph is equal to which quality of an object's motion?

acceleration

100

Rearrange this formula to solve for Vi:

Vf = Vi + at

Vf - at = Vi

100

What is the acceleration due to gravity?

-9.8m/s2

100

I host late night on NBC

Jimmy Fallon

200

What is the average velocity of the object?


0.7 m/s

200

A van is moving at 10 m/s, then the van increases it's speed to 25 m/s 6 seconds later.

What is the acceleration of the van during those 6 seconds?

2.5 m/s2

200

An object is dropped from rest and falls for 5 seconds, what is the final velocity of the object?

49 m/s

200

I host late night on ABC

Jimmy Kimmel

300

Is the acceleration constant throughout the object's motion?


Nope

300

A golf ball is given an initial velocity of 7 m/s, it rolls down a hill at a rate of 3m/s2 until is reaches the bottom of the hill 5 seconds later.  

How far did the golf ball roll down the hill?

72.5 meters

300

A bowling pin is dropped from rest at a height of 13 meters, how long did the pin fall?

1.6 seconds

300

I'm a sandwich shop

Jimmy Johns

400

What is the distance travelled by the object between zero and 12 seconds?


38 meters

400

A baseball rolled up an incline with an initial velocity of 35 m/s.  It rolls up the hill and comes to rest 10 seconds later.

What is the distance travelled by the baseball?

-3.5 acceleration

175 meters

400

A tennis ball bounces up with an initial velocity of 5 m/s, how high does the ball bounce?

1.3 meters

400

I was the 39th president of the USA

Jimmy Carter

500

What is the displacement of the object after 15 seconds?


41 meters

500

A semi-truck is travelling at a rate of 75 m/s.  The truck begins to slow down, travelling a distance of 380 meters, until it comes to rest. 

How long did the truck slow down before stopping?

acceleration -7.4m m/s2

time 10.1 seconds

500

A stone is thrown into the air, it reaches a maximum height of 7.6 meters.

What is the initial velocity of the stone?


initial velocity = 12.2 m/s

500

I'm and American singer-songwriter who wrote and sang margaritaville and "it's five oclock somewhere"

Jimmy Buffet

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