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Quick question

  1. Oct 23, 2008 #1
    How can i figure out the instantaneous position of an object using an acceleration time graph. Iam also given initial velocity and initial position? Thanks
     
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  3. Oct 23, 2008 #2

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    The area under the curve between two time points of the a-t graph is the total change in velocity between those two time points.

    The area under the curve between two time points of the v-t graph is the total change in displacement between those two time points.
     
  4. Oct 23, 2008 #3
    Is there an specific formula for it?
     
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