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basically im suppose to linearize d=vit + 1/2at^2 into d/t^2 vs 1/t, t/d vs t^2/d and 1/d vs 1/t

and its asking which graphs would be linear and non-linear.

2. Relevant equations

d=vit + 1/2at^2

3. The attempt at a solution

all i know is that in order to linearize this i need to make it into the format y=mx+b from there i can see which variables alternate and which remain constant.

now im confused on how im suppose to get d/t^2 vs 1/t for the first one so i started to solve for t but i ended up needing to use the quadratic equation since its ax^2 + bx + c=0 but that really didnt help me since i coudlnt isolate "d" again. So basically im kinda lost on how to manipulate this formula.

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