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Name: Acceleration
ID: m42100
Language: English (en)
  • Define and distinguish between instantaneous acceleration, average acceleration, and deceleration.
  • Calculate acceleration given initial time, initial velocity, final time, and final velocity.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: Acceleration, Deceleration, Velocity
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (
Copyright Holders: Rice University (
Maintainers: OpenStax College (, OSC Physics Maintainer (

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Dec 21, 2011 11:14 am +0000
Last revision to module: Jun 20, 2012 9:36 am +0000


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Version: 1.3 Jun 20, 2012 9:36 am +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.2 Jun 13, 2012 4:19 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.1 Dec 22, 2011 10:09 am +0000 by Collins Williamson
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