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KieranMcCaffrey

Joined: 17 Oct 2013
Posts: 2

 Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2013 4:56 am    Post subject: help finding slopes of tangents on a distance and time graph Hey so this is the only site I figured I could get a real, free answer I have five tangents, they are: 4.4cm and 0.40s 4.6cm and 0.45s 6.05cm and 0.50s 7.52cm and 0.55s 9.8cm and 0.60s i'm really stuck -_- any help is apprciated...
hepcj

Joined: 23 Jun 2007
Posts: 125

 Posted: Wed Oct 23, 2013 12:20 am    Post subject: From your question it seems as though you just need to find the slope of the distance time curve. Is there an image of the distance time curve that goes with these points, otherwise the question doesn't make much sense?
yann

Joined: 22 Oct 2013
Posts: 2
Location: State College

 Posted: Thu Oct 24, 2013 3:28 am    Post subject: Hmm, I'm wondering what does tangent mean to you? How do each set of "cm" and "s" numbers make up a tangent? Are they points on a distance-time graph?
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