 Review Sheet Constant Velocity Graphs

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 Resource lessons: Position-Time graphs Velocity-Time graphs
 Worksheets: Position-Time #1 Position-Time #2 Position-Time #3 Velocity-Time #1 Velocity-Time #2 Converting s-t and v-t graphs
 Position-Time graphs Velocity-Time graphs  direction of motion sloped up, positive direction sloped down, negative direction 1st quadrant, positive direction 4th quadrant, negative direction instantaneous velocity slope of line, including + or - height of line, including + or - instantaneous speed absolute value of the slope, always positive absolute value of the height, always positive at rest flat line segments where position remains the same flat line segments coincident with the x-axis showing a velocity of zero distance traveled track the | changes in the height of each line | during the time interval requested, always + calculate the | areas under each line segment | during the time interval requested, always + net displacement compare the y-values of the starting and ending points, subtract yfinal - yinitial calculate the cumulative areas paying attention to + and - areas instantaneous position height of a line segment at a specific time cumulative displacement when given a starting position average speed total distance / total time total distance / total time average velocity net displacement / total time slope of a secant connecting the starting and ending points net displacement / total time