I've been given a graph and asked to calculate the 'displacement', but I don't know what this means or how to calculate it at all.
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How do you calculate displacement? watch
- Thread Starter
- 01-11-2017 19:16
- 01-11-2017 19:29
You work out the area beneath the graph by splitting this area into shapes you know how to find the area of ie. Rectangles and triangles. This is because displacement = velocity multiplied by time , which would give you the area under the graph