# Speed, Distance, and Time: Calculations and Graphing

### Description

Practice
Quiz by Loren Taylor, updated more than 1 year ago
 Created by Loren Taylor about 8 years ago
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## Resource summary

### Question 1

Question
At what point in this distance vs. time graph is the person farthest away from his or her starting point.
• A
• B
• C

### Question 2

Question
A, B, C, and D ran a 7 meter sprint race. They started at 0 meters and finished 7 meters later. Which runner ran the race the fastest?
• A
• B
• C
• D

### Question 3

Question
Marie traveled from her house to work as shown in the accompanied graph. What could be a possible conclusion to what Marie is doing from points D to E?
• Marie arrived at work and stayed throughout the day.
• Marie waited at a stop light before continuing her journey to work.
• Marie returned home because she realized she forgot her phone.
• Marie was driving through hills and finally reached level ground.

### Question 4

Question
The graph shows Marie's travel as she gets to work from her house. What is one possible conclusion of what is happening from points B to C?
• Marie's car is not accelerating because she is traveling down a hill.
• Marie forgot her phone at home so she had to go back and get it.
• Marie was sitting still and not moving because she was stuck in traffic.
• Marie was already at work.

### Question 5

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Which runner stopped for a rest?
• Albert
• Bob
• Charlie

### Question 6

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One runner stopped for a rest. The runner rested for a total of [blank_start]5[blank_end] seconds.
• 5

### Question 7

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Calculate Albert's speed for this race.
• 8.33 m/s
• 7.14 m/s
• 6.67 m/s
• 9.09 m/s

### Question 8

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A killer shark, attacking a fishing boat, swims at a speed of 13m/s for 30 s. How far does it swim in this time?
• .433 m
• 2.31 m
• 390 m
• 17 m

### Question 9

Question
Katie swam in a 100 m race for her state championship swim meet. She knew the fastest person in the practice heats swam at a speed of 3.82 m/s. Katie’s time was 25 seconds. What was her speed?
• 4 m/s
• 3.82 m/s
• 26.18 m/s

### Question 10

Question
Katie swam in a 100 m race for her state championship swim meet. She knew the fastest person in the practice heats swam at a speed of 3.82 m/s. Katie’s time was 25 seconds. Using the speed you got for her in the last question, Katie will win the race.
• True
• False

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