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Where did the velocity formula come from?

  1. Jul 28, 2014 #1
    Did the formula for velocity come from unitary method?
     
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  3. Jul 28, 2014 #2

    Doc Al

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    What formula? Be specific.
     
  4. Jul 28, 2014 #3
    velocity = distance travelled / time taken
     
  5. Jul 28, 2014 #4

    Doc Al

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    That's the definition of average speed. Average velocity would be displacement / time.

    What's the "unitary method"?
     
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