# Graphs

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• Created by: Heather
• Created on: 17-05-14 17:40
What are the two types of time graphs?
A distance-time graph and a velocity time graph,
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What is the unit for time for both graphs?
Seconds, S
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What is the unit for distance on a distance time graph?
Metres, M
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What is the unit for velocity on a velocity time graph?
Metres per second, M/S
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What does the gradient of a distance time graph show?
Represents the speed given,
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On a distance time graph, how do you know the object is moving at a constant rate?
Straight line that slopes upward,
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What does it mean when the line on a distance time graph is horizontal?
The object has stopped moving and is stationary,
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What is the definition of velocity?
Speed in a given direction,
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What is the definition of acceleration and its unit?
The change of velocity per second in Metres per second squared, M/S2
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What does the gradient on a velocity time graph show?
Acceleration
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What does the area under a velocity time graph show?
The distance travelled,
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What does a horizontal line on a velocity time graph show?
That the acceleration is zero so the object is moving at a constant rate,
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## Other cards in this set

### Card 2

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What is the unit for time for both graphs?

Seconds, S

### Card 3

#### Front

What is the unit for distance on a distance time graph?

#### Back ### Card 4

#### Front

What is the unit for velocity on a velocity time graph?

#### Back ### Card 5

#### Front

What does the gradient of a distance time graph show?

#### Back 