Flashcards in SP1b - Distance Time Graphs Deck (9)

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## What is the formula for speed?

### S = d/t

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## What’s the instantaneous speed?

### The speed at a particular point in a journey

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## What equipment can you use to measure speed in a lab most accurately?

### Light gate

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## How can a journey be represented?

### On a distance time graph

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## What do the horizontal lines on a distance then graph show?

### The object is stationary

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## What do the sloping lines mean on the distance time graph?

### The object is travelling at a constant speed

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## The steeper the line on a distance time graph...

### The faster the object is travelling

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## How is the speed calculated on a distance time graph?

### By taking the gradient of the line

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