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A hiker travels south a long a straight path for 1.5 h with an average velocity of .75 km/h. then travels south for 2.5 h with an average velocity of .90 km/h. What is the hiker's displacement for the total trip?

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

For the answer I have 3.4 km to the south.

but hm, I think I copied the question wrong. I have a feeling that I was supposed to have another coordinate sign besides south... so I'm not sure.

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# Homework Help: Displacement and average velocity

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