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What are some sophisticated mathematical processes to compare two different cars?

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asked by Yousra
  1. I don't see why sophisticated mathematical processes are needed. Just compare the usual quoted specifications like 0 to 60 acceleration, miles per gallon, horsepower, storage volume etc.

    You might try computing the aerodynamic drag coefficient. Only a supercomputer can do that. That's why some still use wind tunnels.

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    posted by drwls
  2. I'm not sure what you meant by mathematical processes... but maybe measuring their velocities and times and then do a calculation on their accelerations?

    You can also apply math to find out their gasoline utilization efficiency. Measure how far a car can go (distance) before using up 10 gallons of gas or however you like to measure.

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  3. To better understand the grade level of this question, it would help to know that the "ib" means in the subject title.

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    posted by drwls
  4. IB stands for international baccalaureate. it's a rigorous program, kinda like AP but with different requirements.

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