A 4-page worksheet
that introduces acceleration calculations
through 6 basic word problems.
provides a summary of how to use the linear acceleration formula , a description of the 4 required elements that each solution should include for full points, as well as an example question and complete answer.
feature 6 leveled word problems
, equally divided between solving for acceleration (a), time (T), and velocity (V) variables. One of the word problems involves metric conversions and is clearly identified for students.
feature a full color-coded answer key
that can be used by the teacher alone, displayed to students on a screen/interactive white board, or handed out to students who have completed the document.
NOTE: Significant Figures Included!
All problems are designed to involve correct significant figures
and have corresponding answer keys that also include significant figures. Feel free to modify the document if this is not part of your curriculum!
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!
- Review/summary of the acceleration formula (a = Vf – Vi / T)
- 4 features of a complete answer
- Sample question and answer
- 6 leveled word problems (all designed to use significant figures)
- Full color-coded answer key
Relevant NGSS Standard(s) Addressed by This Product:
- Physical Science PS2.A (Forces and Motion)
- Mathematics 6.EE.A.2
- Mathematics 7.EE.B.3
- Mathematics 7.EE.B.4
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