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Distance-Time Graphs


  • Aug 8 2010 12:53 AM

    Rita Nutsch

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Create a graph of a runner's position versus time and watch the runner run a 40-yard dash based on the graph you made. Notice the connection between the slope of the line and the velocity of the runner. Add a second runner (a second graph) and connect real-world meaning to the intersection of two graphs. Experiment with a graph of velocity versus time for the runners, and also distance traveled versus time. Five minutes of free usage from

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6

    Topics: Measurement & Geometry, Measurement & Tools, Mathematics, Time