Physics
101 Introduction to Mechanics 
January
25 Velocity & Acceleration 







The slope of the curve in the position vs. time graph
for an object's motion gives

The object's speed.

The object's acceleration.

The object's average velocity.

The object's instantaneous velocity.

What is the approximate average velocity of the race
cars during the Indianapolis 500?

185 mph

200 mph

185 mph, clockwise

0 mph

Does the following make sense? "The average velocity
of the car at 9am was 60km/h."


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