Displacement

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motion
Occurs when there is a
change in position of an object with
respect to a reference starting point.
position
location of an object.
displacement
The change in position is determined by the
distance and direction of an object's change in
position from the starting point to the ending point.
direction
the line, or path along which
something is moving, pointing, or aiming. It is
measured using terms
up, down, left, right,
forward, backward, toward, away from, north,
south, east, or west.
terms used to measure direction: