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This page is a comprehensive unit review for high school students on graphing velocity and position.  It assesses the student's ability to both create and interpret graphical representations of an object's displacement and velocity over time.  Students must be familiar with motion maps and coordinate graphing.   This resource is freely downloadable in pdf format.

This item is part of a larger collection of resources and pedagogic materials developed by the Modeling Instruction team at Arizona State University to be used with the Modeling method of teaching.  

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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Classical Mechanics
- Motion in One Dimension
= Position & Displacement
= Velocity
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Problem/Problem Set
- Assessment Material
- Audio/Visual
= Graph
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- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
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- Assessment
- New teachers
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© 2002 Larry Dukerich and Jane Jackson
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Modeling Cycle, Modeling Instruction, assessment, cognitive theory, curriculum, displacement, graph, homework, p-t graphs, position, position vs. time, v-t graphs, velocity
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Metadata instance created November 18, 2008 by Caroline Hall
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This resource is part of 2 Physics Front Topical Units.


Topic: Kinematics: The Physics of Motion
Unit Title: Graphing

An assessment designed by the award-winning Modeling Instruction team.  It assesses a student's ability to create and also interpret motion maps, p-t graphs, and v-t graphs.  Could be used either as a class review or as a unit test.  Downloadable in pdf format.

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Topic: Kinematics: The Physics of Motion
Unit Title: Assessments

An assessment designed by the award-winning Modeling Instruction team. It assesses a student's ability to create and also interpret motion maps. p-t graphs, and v-t graphs. Could be used either as a class review or as a unit test. Downloadable in pdf.

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L. Dukerich and J. Jackson, (2002), WWW Document, (http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/2-Constant%20v/12_U2%20review.pdf).
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L. Dukerich and J. Jackson, Modeling Instruction Program: Unit Assessment-Displacement and Velocity (2002), <http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/2-Constant%20v/12_U2%20review.pdf>.
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Dukerich, L., & Jackson, J. (2002, December 1). Modeling Instruction Program: Unit Assessment-Displacement and Velocity. Retrieved September 1, 2014, from http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/2-Constant%20v/12_U2%20review.pdf
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Dukerich, Larry, and Jane Jackson. Modeling Instruction Program: Unit Assessment-Displacement and Velocity. December 1, 2002. http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/2-Constant%20v/12_U2%20review.pdf (accessed 1 September 2014).
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Dukerich, Larry, and Jane Jackson. Modeling Instruction Program: Unit Assessment-Displacement and Velocity. 2002. 1 Dec. 2002. 1 Sep. 2014 <http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/2-Constant%20v/12_U2%20review.pdf>.
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