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1-D Motion

position vs. time graphs

For each animation below, click the animation link, watch the motion, draw a graph of x vs. t and check your graph by clicking the "View Graph" link.  If the object accelerates, you may assume that the acceleration is constant in order to sketch a graph.

 

 

Animation 1

Animation 2  

Animation 3

Animation 4

View Graph 1

View Graph 2

View Graph 3

View Graph 4

 

 

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Dr. Aaron Titus | High Point University| titus@mailaps.org