(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A construction worker drops a bolt while working on a high-rise building 320m above the ground. After t seconds, the bolt has fallen a distance of s metres, where s(t) = 320-5t^2, 0 <= t <=8

Find the average velocity for the interval 3<=y<=8

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I used the formulas [tex]\Delta[/tex]s / [tex]\Delta[/tex]t

which then =

s(8) - s(3) / (8-3)

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=55

Is this right?

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# Homework Help: Average velocity

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