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

What is the acceleration of a rocket that travels uniformly from rest and travels 650m in the first 12 seconds.

2. Relevant equations

[tex]s=v_it+\frac{1}{2}at^2[/tex]

[tex]a=\frac{\Delta v}{\Delta t}[/tex]

3. The attempt at a solution

I pluged the acceleration equation in to the first equation.

[tex]s=0(12)+\frac{1}{2}\frac{650}{12}12^2[/tex]

that equaled 7800 m/s squared. That is so far off. The answer is 9 m/s squared.

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# Homework Help: Finding uniformly increasing acceleration.

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