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Homework Help: Find average velocity

  1. Oct 18, 2012 #1
    girl walks 5.0 km [w] then 2.0 km [e] in 1.2h.
    determine averagee velocity. Please show work
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  3. Oct 18, 2012 #2
    and can we also find displacement
  4. Oct 18, 2012 #3
    Do you know the formula of how to find average velocity?

    Do you know the definition of displacement?
  5. Oct 18, 2012 #4
    yes, V.av = displacement/time

    displacement is the shortest length between 2 points.
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