Speed velocity and acceleration

Displacement is defined as distance moved in a specified direction.

Displacement is defined as distance moved in a specified direction. In ordinary conversation the word “velocity” is often used in place of speed. In science, however, it is important to distinguish between these two terms. Velocity is defined as the rate of change of distance moved with time in a specified direction (or, rate of change of displacement). …

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