Post a New Question

Science Help Not sure

posted by .

Within the Gaetz Lake Sanctuary in Red Deer, Alberta, is a looped trail that is 4 km long. Suppose a person walked all the way around the looped trail in 1 h, ending where he or she started. Which statement best describes this person’s motion over this time interval?

A.The person moved with an average speed of 0 and an average velocity of
+ 4 km/h.

B.The person moved with an average speed of - 4 km/h and an average velocity of - 4 km/h.

C.The person moved with an average speed of 4 km/h and an average velocity of 0.

D.The person moved with an average speed of 4 km/h and an average velocity of + 4 km/h.

  • Science Help Not sure -

    velocity is directional, while speed is not. So, (C)

  • Science Help Not sure -

    B.The person moved with an average speed of - 4 km/h and an average velocity of - 4 km/h.

Answer This Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question