Change of position relative to a point of reference
Point of Reference
something we use to orient or compare something else to
the distance traveled by divided by the time taken to travel that distance.
total distance divided by the total time.
compares distance and time, it also uses a direction
the speed and direction of an object.
60 km/hr west.
Not velocity example
the rate at which velocity changes
examples of acceleration
speeding up, slowing down, taking a turn
Example of acceleration
change speed AND/OR direction
time it takes to change velocity
= final velocity-starting velocity