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CA 110 Midterm Examination Name:

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I. Identification (3 points each) 1. An object that is falling under the sole influence of gravity. ______________ 2. Are quantities that are fully described by magnitude alone. ______________ 3. The average of all instantaneous speed. ______________ 4. Are quantities that are fully described by magnitude and direction. ______________ 5. The rate at which an object changes its position. ______________ 6. The speed at any given instant in time. ______________ 7. A quantity that refers how fast an object is going. ______________ 8. The rate at which an object changes its velocity. ______________ 9. A scalar quantity that refers to how much ground an object has covered. ______________ 10. A vector quantity that refers to how far out of a place an object is. ______________ II. Solving (15 points each) Solve for the following kinematic equations. 1. An engineer is designing the runway for an airport. Of the planes that will use the airport, the lowest acceleration rate is likely to be 3 m/s2. The takeoff speed for this plane will be 65 m/s. assuming this minimum acceleration, what is the minimum allowed length for the runway?

2. A bike accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 7.10 m/s over a distance of 35.4 m. Determine the acceleration of the bike.

CA 110 Midterm Examination Name:

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3. Upton Chuck is riding the Giant Drop at Great America. If Upton free falls for 2.6 seconds, what will be his final velocity and how far will he fall?

III. Scalar or Vector. (2 point each) Decide whether the given quantities are scalar or vectors. 1. 5 m 2. 30 m/sec, East 3. 5 mi., North 4. 20 degrees Celsius 5. 256 bytes 6. 4000 calories 7. 800 gigabytes 8. 3 km, South West. 9. 700 yards 10. 6 months, 8 years, 12 hours. IV. Bonus Question. (5 points) 1. What is my full name?

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