A little quiz for the P3 section of OCR GCSE GATEWAY SCIENCE (2006-)

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  • Created by: ME
  • Created on: 06-09-11 16:21

1. What happens to the kinetic energy and braking distance of a car when it brakes?

  • Triples
  • Decrease
  • Is proportional to the speed squared (quadruples)
  • Doubles
  • Stays the same
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2. Which of the following does NOT increase thinking distance?

  • Distractions
  • Greater load/mass
  • Tiredness
  • Alcohol/Drugs
  • Greater speed

3. Which of the following does NOT increase braking distance?

  • Greater load/mass
  • Icy roads
  • Alcohol
  • Greater speed
  • Worn tyres

4. When an object reaches terminal speed, the objects weight is equal to the drag acting against it.

  • True
  • False

5. Electric windows are a safety feature. How can electric windows help prevent a crash?

  • Quicker and easier to open and close the window
  • More expensive
  • More modern
  • Takes longer
  • Requires more effort


Hennah Warraich

good, but hard :S


Good but sometimes the answers were a bit confusing because they were very similar and could almost be both but has helped me because i Know what i need to revise now :)


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