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Help w/ average velocity

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If an arrow is shot upward on the moon with a velocity of , its height in meters after seconds is given by .

(a) Find the average velocity over the given time intervals.

Do not round off your answers.
t=[1,2],[1,1.5],[1,1.1],[1,1.01],[1,1.001]
 

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StatusX
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average velocity = total distance travelled/time elapsed
 
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robphy
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StatusX said:
average velocity = total distance travelled/time elapsed
In the above, the right-hand side is actually the "average speed".

average velocity = total displacement travelled/time elapsed
 

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