An object initally moving at 6.8m/s E is accelerating at 2.0m/s2 W reaching a final velocity of 10.2m/s2 W. Find the total distance

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crmhaske | College Teacher | (Level 3) Associate Educator

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We can solve for the total distance using the following equation of motion:


Substitute what we know into the equation:

`v_1=6.8m/s` ; `v_2=10.2m/s` ; `a=2.0 m/s^2`




Therefore, the object has travelled 14.45m.