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Name: Motion Equations for Constant Acceleration in One Dimension
ID: m42099
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Calculate displacement of an object that is not accelerating, given initial position and velocity.
  • Calculate final velocity of an accelerating object, given initial velocity, acceleration, and time.
  • Calculate displacement and final position of an accelerating object, given initial position, initial velocity, time, and acceleration.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: Acceleration, Displacement, Kinematic equations, Motion, Velocity
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)
Copyright Holders: Rice University (daniel@openstaxcollege.org)
Maintainers: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org), OSC Physics Maintainer (info@openstaxcollege.org)

Latest version: 1.8 (history)
First publication date: Dec 21, 2011 11:16 am -0600
Last revision to module: Feb 18, 2014 2:22 pm -0600

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Version History

Version: 1.8 Feb 18, 2014 2:22 pm -0600 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
changed problem wording (errata)

Version: 1.7 Aug 28, 2013 4:51 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
Corrections on 33 and 40a, per ISM Corrections list.

Version: 1.6 Aug 13, 2013 4:22 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
fixed solutions

Version: 1.5 Aug 13, 2013 4:14 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
fixed solutions

Version: 1.4 May 16, 2013 3:05 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
fixed erratum

Version: 1.3 Jun 20, 2012 9:38 am -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
post W&N QA

Version: 1.2 Jun 13, 2012 4:01 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
initial content publication

Version: 1.1 Dec 22, 2011 10:07 am -0600 by Collins Williamson
Changes:
Created module

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