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## What is acceleration velocity physics?

acceleration, rate at which velocity changes with time, in terms of both speed and direction. A point or an object moving in a straight line is accelerated if it speeds up or slows down.

## How do you find velocity from acceleration in physics?

Multiply the acceleration by time to obtain the velocity change: velocity change = 6.95 * 4 = 27.8 m/s . Since the initial velocity was zero, the final velocity is equal to the change of speed.

**What is the formula for acceleration with velocity?**

Acceleration (a) is the change in velocity (Δv) over the change in time (Δt), represented by the equation a = Δv/Δt. This allows you to measure how fast velocity changes in meters per second squared (m/s^2).

### How do you explain acceleration to a child?

Answers:

- Acceleration is the rate at which an object changes its velocity.
- Acceleration has to have speed and direction and a rate of change of speed.
- Constant acceleration is when an object is changing its velocity at the same rate each second.

### What is the difference between acceleration and velocity in physics?

Velocity is the rate of change of displacement. Acceleration is the rate of change of velocity. Velocity is a vector quantity because it consists of both magnitude and direction.

**What are three examples of acceleration?**

When the car is speeding up. When the car slows down. When you fall off a bridge.

## How do you explain velocity to a child?

Velocity is the speed of an object plus its direction. Speed is called a scalar quantity and velocity is a vector quantity.

## How do you find velocity in physics?

Velocity (v) is a vector quantity that measures displacement (or change in position, Δs) over the change in time (Δt), represented by the equation v = Δs/Δt. Speed (or rate, r) is a scalar quantity that measures the distance traveled (d) over the change in time (Δt), represented by the equation r = d/Δt.

**What are three ways to accelerate?**

There are three ways an object can accelerate: a change in velocity, a change in direction, or a change in both velocity and direction.

### Why is acceleration important in physics?

Acceleration ability shows the rate of change of velocity of an athlete in a time interval or in a definite distance, thus starting from rest how fast they reach their maximal or submaximal speed. It is a very important ability for sprinters and in all ball games.

### What is acceleration in physics class 9?

It is the rate of change in velocity over time. Formula for Acceleration. Acceleration = Change in Velocity/Time Taken.