A concise 1-page quiz
worth 16 points that provides a review of gravitational potential energy (GPE=mgh)
and kinetic energy (KE=1/2MV2)
calculations through a series of 5 word problems
. The word problems are equally divided between solving for variables using the GPE and KE equations.
This is quiz 1 of a 3 quiz set.
- 1 review question about determining whether and object has primarily GPE or KE
- 5 leveled word problems (all designed to use significant figures, see below)
- Full, color-coded answer key
NOTE: Significant Figures Included!
All problems are designed to involve correct significant figures
and have corresponding answer keys that also include “sig figs”. Feel free to modify the document if this is not part of your curriculum!
Downloadable in 2 Formats!
- This worksheet comes in 2 formats: a PDF document
and fully-editable WORD document
- Feel free to download full PDF preview
to see exactly
what you are getting!
Relevant CC Standard(s) and/or NGSS Core Idea(s) Addressed by This Product:
NGSS - MS-PS2.A
Physical Science – Motion and Stability: Forces and Interactions
CCSS - Math 7.EE.B.3
Solve real-life and mathematical problems using numerical and algebraic expressions and equations.
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