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    Hello! Can anyone help me in the following question?
    A swimming pool has a length of 50m. Explain the difference between the displacement of a swimmer and the distance she has swum after completing three lengths.
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    (Original post by Anindita)
    Hello! Can anyone help me in the following question?
    A swimming pool has a length of 50m. Explain the difference between the displacement of a swimmer and the distance she has swum after completing three lengths.
    Displacement: Distance moved from the starting point.
    Distance swam: Total distance swam.

    (Pretty sure that's correct)
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    Ok but the total distance should be like 50+50+50=150?
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    (Original post by Anindita)
    Ok but the total distance should be like 50+50+50=150?
    Yes and displacement will be 50m
 
 
 
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