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The study of the motion of objects. 


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The science of describing the motion of objects using words, diagrams, numbers, graphs, and equations.
(A branch of mechanics) 


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The mathematical quantities that are used to describe the motion of objects.
(2 categories) 

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Quantities that are fully described by a magnitude (or numerical value) alone. 


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Quantities that are described by both magnitude and direction. 


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Scalar quantity  how much ground and object has covered during its motion. 


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Vector Quantity  How far out of place an object is; an objects overall change in position. 


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Scalar Quantity  How fast an object is moving 


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Average Speed = Distance Traveled
Time Traveled 


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Average Velocity = (delta) position= speed
time time
v=d
t 


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The speed at any instance in time. 


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The average of all instantaneous speeds. 

