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Constant acceleration

by sonaguess
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sonaguess
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Oct10-07, 05:09 PM
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1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
Liz rushes down onto a subway platform to find her train already departing. She stops and watches the cars go by. Each car is 8.60m long. The first moves past her in 1.50 s and the second in 1.10 s. Find the constant acceleration of the train.


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Oct10-07, 05:18 PM
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Hi sonaguess and welcome to the forums,

What is the definition of acceleration?
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Oct10-07, 05:40 PM
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the change in velocity is acceleration


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