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If you walk 20m, took a book from a library table, turned around, walked back to your seat. What are the distance and displacement travel by you? What are the distance and displacement traveled by the book?

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  1. You: distance 40 m displacement 0
    (because you end up where you started).
    Book: distance 20 displacement 20

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  2. Your displacement is 0 and distance is 40

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