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    Out of curiosity

    I have a question just out of curiosity, say that a car is driving along and as it travels, I start to measure the distance from when the car has traveled 8 seconds to 12 seconds, and find out that it is 64 meters. I do not know the distance it traveled before I started to measure(ie. before...
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    Constant acceleration physics problem

    Ok I have a question for everyone. Please help!!!! I was given a graph with the problem, but I am going to try to put it in words. In the X-axis there is seconds. In the Y-axis there is meters. From 8 sec - 12 sec the car traveled 64 meters. The distance before the 64 meters is not given...
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    Car acceleration physics help

    I like this place, answers aren't just givin!
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    Car acceleration physics help

    Thanks. What do I use for x_0 for car B?
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    Car acceleration physics help

    Hello everyone! I just registered to this board, and need some help solving a physics problem. It reads: Car A leaves a city and travels along a straight road for 1.5 min at 60km/h. It then accelerates uniformly for 0.25 min until it reaches a speed of 80 km/h. It proceedes at that speed...