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# Acceleration Practice Problems

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1. If Stan goes from 0m/s to 8 m/s in 1 sec. What is his acceleration?

2. Kenny ran 0m/s to 10m/s in 1 sec. What is his acceleration?

3. Wendy runs 0m/s to 8m/s in 2 sec. What is her acceleration?

4. Bebe's new Mercedes goes from 0m/s to 30 m/s in 6 sec. What is its acceleration?

5. Chef's new Cadillac goes from 0m/s to 32 m/s in 8 sec. What is its acceleration?

6. Clyde's new Lexus goes from 0m/s to 42m/s in 6 sec. What is its acceleration?

7. Butter's new BMW goes from 0m/s to 72m/s in 8 sec. What is its acceleration?

8. Which car (of problems 4-7) has the greatest acceleration?

9. Mr. Mackey's jet accelerates from a stop to 76 m/s in 10 sec. What is its acceleration?

10. Pip's F-16 fighter jet goes from 0 to 152 m/s in 8 sec. What is its acceleration?

11. Calculate the acceleration for Annie's turtle that accelerates from 0m/s to 0.01m/s in 0.1 sec.

12. Calculate the acceleration for Tweek's racehorse that accelerates from 0m/s to 14m/s in 1 sec.

13. Calculate the missile that Timmy has. It accelerated from 0m/s to 8,888m/s in 2 sec.

14. Token's new Porche goes from 30m/s to 42m/s in 6 sec. What is its acceleration?

15. Kyle's new BMW goes from 32m/s to 46m/s in 8 sec. What is its acceleration?

16. Eric's new Lexus goes from 42m/s to 57m/s in 6 sec. What is its acceleration?

17. Ike's Rolls Royce goes from 54m/s to 72m/s in 6 sec. What is the acceleration?

18. From questions 14-17, who has the fastest acceleration?

19. Mr. Garrison's 737 jet accelerates from 76m/s to 222m/s in 120 sec. What is its acceleration?

20. Craig's F-16 fighter jet goes from 152m/s to 426m/s in 30 sec. What is the acceleration?

21. Mrs. Marsh's nerve impulses go from 0m/s to about 10m/s in 0.01 sec. What is the acceleration?

22. Red shot a spit wad from a rubber band. It accelerated from 0m/s to about 30m/s in 0.1 sec. What is the acceleration?

23. Bradley was running at a rate of 15 miles per hour when Mrs. Calhoun made him slow to a walk of 3 miles per hour. He did this in 2 seconds. What was his acceleration? Be careful (convert)!

24. Sharon and Randy were running to get to Mrs. Crabtree's class at a rate of 12 miles per hour. They slowed to a walk of 2 miles per hour before they entered class. They slowed down in 3 seconds. What was their acceleration? (Be careful! Convert!!)