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Formula 
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Word Problem 
Solution 
369 
D V =  T 
m/s 
1) Find the velocity in meters per second of a swimmer who swims 110m toward shore in 72 s. 

369 
D V =  T 
m/s 
2) Find the velocity in meters per second of a baseball thrown 38m from third base to first base in 1.7s. 

369 
D V =  T 
Km/hr 
3) A cyclist travels 60km in 5 hrs. What is his average velocity? 

375 
FVOV 
m/s/s 
4) Natalie accelerates her skateboard along a straight path from 0m/s to 4.0 m/s in 2.5 s. Find her average acceleration 

375 
FVOV 
m/s/s 
5) A turtle swimming in a straight line toward shore has a speed of 0.5 m/s. After 4.0 s its speed is 0.8 m/s. What is the turtle’s average acceleration? 

375 
FVOV 
m/s/s 
6) Find the average acceleration of a northbound subway train that slows down from 12 m/s to 9.6 m/s in 0.8s. 

375 
FVOV 
m/s/s 
7) Mai’s car goes from 24.6 m/s to 26.8 m/s in 0.85 s. What is her average acceleration? 
