• Support PF! Buy your school textbooks, materials and every day products via PF Here!

Kinematics; proportionality

445
0
1. Homework Statement

The acceleration of a particle is directly proportional to the square of the time t...

2. Homework Equations
C = constant


3. The Attempt at a Solution


I'm just having a little difficutly with the wording.

In this case could I write: a = C / t^2 ???
 
445
0
oops, I meant this:


In this case could I write: a = C * t^2
 

Related Threads for: Kinematics; proportionality

  • Posted
Replies
3
Views
1K
Replies
1
Views
619
Replies
7
Views
5K
  • Posted
Replies
1
Views
4K
  • Posted
Replies
7
Views
225
  • Posted
Replies
3
Views
2K
  • Posted
Replies
4
Views
2K
  • Posted
Replies
6
Views
2K

Physics Forums Values

We Value Quality
• Topics based on mainstream science
• Proper English grammar and spelling
We Value Civility
• Positive and compassionate attitudes
• Patience while debating
We Value Productivity
• Disciplined to remain on-topic
• Recognition of own weaknesses
• Solo and co-op problem solving
Top