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How to draw distance-time graph from velocity-time graph?

by sweetiev
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sweetiev
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Feb18-10, 09:03 PM
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So I understand how to draw velocity-time graph from distance graph and acceleration-time graph from velocity-time (basically the slope)

But I don't understand how to draw distance-time from velocity-time graph and velocity-time graph from distance-time graph.


Please help! how would I do that?
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Feb19-10, 06:21 AM
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So I understand how to draw velocity-time graph from distance graph and acceleration-time graph from velocity-time (basically the slope)

But I don't understand how to draw distance-time from velocity-time graph
Instead of taking the slope, you add up the area enclosed under the graph so far.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Derivative
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Integral
KKicker
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Feb21-10, 07:48 AM
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see, distance=velocity x time so once you plot the velocity-time graph... check out the area under the gradient and plot the same on another distance time graph in which the gradient is equal to the velocity....


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