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A cheetah can go from a state of resting to running at 20 m/s in just 2 seconds. What is the cheetah’s average acceleration?

A.
0.1 m/s2

B.
10 m/s2

C.
0.1 m/s

D.
10 m/s

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    Please Please!!!!! Help

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    Try dividing the speed change by the time interval. That is the definition of acceleration, after all.

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    I had the same question. The answer is: D)10 m/s you just divide 20m/s by 2 and you get 10 m/s

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