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Racing and object

  1. Sep 6, 2006 #1
    i need some help on these two question

    is it possible for the with the highest speed crossing the finish line to lose the race? why

    if one object has a higher speed than the second one then does it mean the first one has a higher accelaration?

    thanks
     
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  3. Sep 6, 2006 #2

    Hootenanny

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    What do you think?
     
  4. Sep 6, 2006 #3

    Hootenanny

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    Isn't that acceleration?

    For future reference for both posters;

     
  5. Sep 6, 2006 #4

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    Have you ever been to a drag race in which elapsed time and trap speeds are displayed? If so, can you explain what you saw?
     
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