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Homework Help: (Negative Average Velocity) Homework

  1. Jul 1, 2013 #1
    Thank you for helping! I got it :)
    Last edited: Jul 1, 2013
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  3. Jul 1, 2013 #2


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    The sign would normally imply a direction but it's not clear to me which direction the problem statement considers to be +ve. It could be east or west for example.

    Is that the problem statement as written? If it is then I think it's badly worded but I would take +ve to be north because it says "[+]28.5Km north of jollitown".

    That would mean a negative velocity would be heading south.
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