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KINEMATICS

The Study of Motion

Position
(*see variable chart)

The location of an object with regard to a reference frame

Position

The location of an object with regard to a reference frame

Position

The location of an object with regard to a reference frame

Displacement vs. Distance

Displacement : How far and in what direction an object has traveled from its starting location

Distance:
How far an object has traveled along its path.

Displacement vs. Distance

Displacement : How far and in what direction an object has traveled from its starting location

Distance:
How far an object has traveled along its path.

Displacement vs. Distance

Displacement : How far and in what direction an object has traveled from its starting location

Distance:
How far an object has traveled along its path.

Speed vs. Velocity

Speed: The amount of distance covered with respect to time

Velocity: The change in position with regard to time


Speed vs. Velocity

Speed: The amount of distance covered with respect to time

Velocity: The change in position with regard to time



Speed vs. Velocity

Speed: The amount of distance covered with respect to time

Velocity: The change in position with regard to time



Speed vs. Velocity

Speed: The amount of distance covered with respect to time

Velocity: The change in position with regard to time


Speed vs. Velocity

Speed: The amount of distance covered with respect to time

Velocity: The change in position with regard to time

Speed vs. Velocity

Speed: The amount of distance covered with respect to time

Velocity: The change in position with regard to time