Posted by **James** on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 11:34pm.

It is known that an object traveling in straight line with velocity function v(t) = t^2-t, where v is measured in meters per second. Find following.

The position function s(t) when we know the position 5 meters after 2 seconds.

I tried to work this out and got s(t) = (t^3)/3 -(t^2)/2 + 13/3.

Find the displacement and total distance traveled from [0,6].

Displacement I got 54 meters, but I'm not sure how to find total distance.

Can someone help me please

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Calculus - Use the position function s(t)=-4.9t^2+ 150, which gives the height (...
- phyics - Consulting the graph shown in (Figure 1) , determine the object's ...
- Calculus Antiderivative Problem - An object moves along a coordinate line with ...
- Calculus - The vertical position of an object is modeled by the function h(t)=-...
- Precalculus - For this problem, we will use the formula for position of an ...
- phyics - Consulting the graph shown in (Figure 1) , determine the object's ...
- calculus - Given the position function of an object moving in a straight line, ...
- Calculus - An object has a constant acceleration of 72 feet per second squared, ...
- algebra - The formula below can be used to find the distances (d) traveled by an...
- Physics - A particle moved along the x axis with a constant acceleration of -85....

More Related Questions