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I want to make my fundamental strong by understanding the graphs.

So please help!

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I want to make my fundamental strong by understanding the graphs.

So please help!

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Vivan Vatsa said:please show me, how to understand a given graph better

You should give us the "given" graph if you want specific advice. At least post a link.

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It's helpful to have simple understanding of calculus with many graphs.

Kinematics is the branch of physics that deals with the study of motion without considering the causes of the motion.

Graphs are an essential tool in kinematics as they provide a visual representation of the motion of an object. They help in analyzing and understanding the relationship between different variables such as position, velocity, and time.

The three main types of graphs used in kinematics are position-time graphs, velocity-time graphs, and acceleration-time graphs. These graphs help in understanding the motion of an object in terms of its position, velocity, and acceleration over a specific period of time.

In a position-time graph, the horizontal axis represents time, and the vertical axis represents position. The slope of the graph at any point is equal to the object's velocity at that particular time. A straight line on a position-time graph indicates constant velocity, while a curved line represents changing velocity.

Some common challenges in understanding graphs in kinematics include interpreting the slope and area under the curve, understanding the relationship between different variables, and identifying the type of motion represented by the graph. Practice and familiarity with the concepts can help overcome these challenges.

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