Kinematics 8.1: Additional Question 2

Description

A green monster truck moves as shown in the animation (position is in meters and time is in seconds). 

Question

Determine which graph properly represents the position of the truck as a function of time during the animation.

Animation 1 Animation 2 Animation 3 Animation 4

Answer

Graph 3.

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 2-5, Giancoli-SE: 2-7.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Mario Belloni.

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