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How to find velocity from an acceleration versus time graph?

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How to find velocity from an acceleration versus time graph??

I have an... a vs t graph, how do i find the velocity at a given time ex: t=5.0
 

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rock.freak667
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Ask yourself, what is the definition of acceleration.
 
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Does a = dV/dt help??
 
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LowlyPion
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Does a = dV/dt help??
It helps a bit if you rearrange things.

a = dV/dt

dV = a*dt

V = ∫a dt
 

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