Instantaneous Acceleration

Velocity-displacement curve of a particle moving in a straight line is as shown

velocity displacement curve
  • 2m/s2
  • 5 m/s2
  • 1 m/s2
  • Zero


Acceleration a=v dv/ds

From, the graph, we can see a=vtanθ


Putting the values, we get acceleration a= 1m/s2

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *