Comparing Velocity and AccelerationVELOCITY ACCELERATION displacementelapsed timeavexvt∆==∆change in velocityelapsed timeavevat∆∆()dx tvdt=dv tadt=Rate of change of position with respect to time. Rate of change of velocity with respect to time. Slope of tangent line to a x vs.tcurve. Slope of tangent line to a v vs.tcurve. When v = constant, x vs. tcurve is a straight line. When a = constant, v vs. tcurve is a straight line. In a v vs. tgraph, the area between the curve and
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This note was uploaded on 09/02/2011 for the course PHYS 4a taught by Professor Luna during the Spring '11 term at DeAnza College.