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# A car traveling in a straight line has a velocity of 6.5 ms After 5.0 s its velocity is 5.0 ms What is the car's average acceleration in this time interval?

## Answer

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###### 05/06/2008

a = (v2 - v1)/t = (5m/s - 6.5m/s)/5s = -0.3m/s2

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