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# Kinematics - Introductory

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This is a collection of mechanics problems organised by curriculum content. More topics are available in the mechanics curriculum mapping pages.

Age 14 to 16

Challenge Level

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to race against Usain Bolt?

Age 16 to 18

ShortChallenge Level

How high will a ball taking a million seconds to fall travel?

Age 16 to 18

Challenge Level

Was it possible that this dangerous driving penalty was issued in error?

Age 16 to 18

Challenge Level

Investigate the relationship between speeds recorded and the distance travelled in this kinematic scenario.

Age 16 to 18

Challenge Level

Think about this mechanical configuation and compute the time taken for the man to reach the spool