Instantaneous velocity Next: Example of a limit Up: Definition of velocity Previous: Average velocity Instantaneous velocity Now the idea of average velocity is something that is fairly straightforward, but the idea of instantaneous velocity ...

Average velocity Next: Instantaneous velocity Up: Definition of velocity Previous: Definition of velocity Average velocity Suppose you're cruising down the highway and you go 60 miles in 1 hour. Then your average velocity is 60 mi/hr. ...

Definition of velocity Next: Average velocity Up: Motion in one dimension Previous: Motion in one dimension Definition of velocity First we'll define average velocity and use that to understand the notion of instantaneous velocity ...

escape velocity Next: example Up: Gravitational Potential Energy Previous: Gravitational Potential Energy escape velocity ``What goes up must always come down". Not necessa-rily. Consider this plot of the potential energy Here we have a plot ...

Velocity as a function of time and initial conditions Next: Position as a function Up: Motion with constant acceleration Previous: Motion with constant acceleration Velocity as a function of time and initial conditions So now we get to see ...

The instantaneous velocity Next: Definition of acceleration Up: Definition of velocity Prev-ious: The average velocity The instantaneous velocity Now we can define instantaneous velocity in analogy to the derivative definition in one ...

relation with velocity Next: Properties of the cross Up: The direction of a Previous: The direction of a relation with velocity Now remember we learned that the velocity at a point on the object , where is the distance between the point and ...

... of velocity Next: The average velocity Up: Motion in two and Previous: Motion in two and Definition of velocity First we'll define average velocity and use that to understand the notion of instantaneous velocity The average velocity ...

The average velocity Next: The instantaneous velocity Up: Definition of velocity Previous: Definition of velocity The average velocity Suppose you're a camel on a large flat plane, and start out 1 mile east of Timbuktu and 2 miles north. ...