posted by .

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +1.90m/s^2 for 7.00 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 6.00 s with an acceleration of +0.529m/s^2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -1.47m/s^2 for 8.00 s.
**What is the total displacement of the boat?

break this into three parts, figure the final velocity, and displacement for each.

A. vf=at=you figure
da=1/2 a t^2 + Vi*t

B. Vi=vf from above.
vfb=vi +a*t
db=viIt + 1/2 a t^2

C do the same.

add the three displacements, da, db, dc

## Similar Questions

1. ### AP PHYSICS

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +2.01 m/s2 for 7.15 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 6.25 s with an acceleration of +0.518 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -1.49 m/s2 for …
2. ### Physics

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +2.07 m/s2 for 7.00 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 6.00 s with an acceleration of +0.523 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -1.55 m/s2 for …
3. ### Physics

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +2.07 m/s2 for 7.00 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 6.00 s with an acceleration of +0.523 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -1.55 m/s2 for …
4. ### Physics

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +1.94 m/s2 for 7.00 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 6.00 s with an acceleration of +0.515 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -1.58 m/s2 for …
5. ### physics

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +1.99 m/s2 for 7.00 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 6.00 s with an acceleration of +0.515 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -1.44 m/s2 for …
6. ### physics

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +1.99 m/s2 for 7.00 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 6.00 s with an acceleration of +0.515 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -1.44 m/s2 for …
7. ### physics

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +1.69 m/s2 for 7.18 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 4.55 s with an acceleration of +0.468 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -0.657 m/s2 for …
8. ### Physics

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +2.01 m/s2 for 7.05 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 6.15 s with an acceleration of +0.518 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -1.49 m/s2 for …
9. ### physics

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +1.68 m/s2 for 5.43 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 8.16 s with an acceleration of +0.475 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -0.866 m/s2 for …
10. ### Physics

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at +1.98 m/s2 for 8.25 s. At the end of this time, the boat continues for an additional 5.58 s with an acceleration of +0.348 m/s2. Following this, the boat accelerates at -1.42 m/s2 for …

More Similar Questions