Power

In this lesson we will be looking at what defines the power of an object, and how to calculate power.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

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Q1.Revision: Which is the correct statement about closed systems?

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Q2.Which factors will affect the elastic potential energy store? (select two)

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Q3.If the extension of a spring is doubled, what effect will this have on the elastic potential energy stored?

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Q4.What is the elastic potential of an object with spring constant k = 10 N/m that has an extension of 0.5 m

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Q5.A bungee jumper starts with 500 J in their GPE store. After they jump they fall and are brought to a stop with the bungee cord. With the cord fully stretched what is the energy in the EPE store?

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Q6.HT only: What is the spring constant of a spring that stores 50 J of energy when extended by 10 cm

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.Revision: Which is the correct statement about closed systems?

1/6

Q2.Which factors will affect the elastic potential energy store? (select two)

Select two (2) boxes

2/6

Q3.If the extension of a spring is doubled, what effect will this have on the elastic potential energy stored?

3/6

Q4.What is the elastic potential of an object with spring constant k = 10 N/m that has an extension of 0.5 m

4/6

Q5.A bungee jumper starts with 500 J in their GPE store. After they jump they fall and are brought to a stop with the bungee cord. With the cord fully stretched what is the energy in the EPE store?

5/6

Q6.HT only: What is the spring constant of a spring that stores 50 J of energy when extended by 10 cm

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Power

This quiz will test your understanding of the content from the power lesson, and earlier lessons in this topic

Question 1

Question 2

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Question 5

Q1.Which of these is the correct definition of power?

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Q2.Revision: Which is the correct statement about closed systems?

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Q3.What is the power of a motor that transfers 450 J of energy in 9 s?

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Q4.Revision: A ball dropped from a cliff has 100 J in its GPE store as it is released. What is the value of the KE store when it just reaches the ground?

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Q5.How long would it take a 400 W motor to transfer 2000 J of energy?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Power

This quiz will test your understanding of the content from the power lesson, and earlier lessons in this topic

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of these is the correct definition of power?

1/5

Q2.Revision: Which is the correct statement about closed systems?

2/5

Q3.What is the power of a motor that transfers 450 J of energy in 9 s?

3/5

Q4.Revision: A ball dropped from a cliff has 100 J in its GPE store as it is released. What is the value of the KE store when it just reaches the ground?

4/5

Q5.How long would it take a 400 W motor to transfer 2000 J of energy?

5/5

Lesson summary: Power

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