Posted by **Amanda** on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 7:15pm.

A boat which travels 100 km (N), then 40 km (N), and finally 80 km (S). The entire trip takes 6.5 hours.

A.) Calculate the total displacement of the boat

B.) calculate the velocity of the boat

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**Devron**, Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 7:36pm
Total displacement =100km(N)+40Km(N)-80Km(S)=60Km

time in seconds=6.5hrs*(60min/1hr)*(60 sec/1min)=

Velocity=displaceent/time=60 x10^-3 m/2.34 x10^4 s

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**ry**, Monday, November 3, 2014 at 8:51pm
how isn't the displacement -220km ? d2-d1, -80-140 ?

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