Posted by **Elisa** on Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 4:49pm.

A particle is moving so that its velocity, v(t) = t-64/t^2 for 2≤t≤6. find the total distance traveled by the particle.

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**bobpursley**, Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 4:53pm
distance= integral v(t) dt for 2 to 6

= INT (t-64/t^2)dt= t^2+64/t

put in the limits 6,2

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**Damon**, Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 4:55pm
do you mean

(t-64)/t^2 maybe

or

t - (64/t^2) as you typed it

???

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**Elisa**, Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 5:00pm
its --> t - (64/t^2)

could you please solve it..

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**bobpursley**, Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 5:03pm
Ok, that is what I did.

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