Q:-A moving car possesses average velocities of 5 m/s , 10 m/s and 15 m/s in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd seconds respectively. What is the total distance it covers in these 3 seconds?

Hi guys! I came across this question today, and I had no idea on how to solve it. Kindly help

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TopNewestIs the answer 30m??? – Naman Kapoor · 1 year, 11 months ago

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– Kalash Verma · 1 year, 11 months ago

Yes It is.Log in to reply

Hi Mehul , I think we need to use the formula \(Average \ speed \ = \dfrac{Distance \ covered}{time \ taken}\) which gives the answer as \(30m\). – Nihar Mahajan · 1 year, 11 months ago

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Really Sorry for a late reply, BTW the answer is 30 m. – Swapnil Das · 1 year, 11 months ago

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Hi Mehul! How was your exam today? – Anik Mandal · 1 year, 11 months ago

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Hi everyone! Thanks for the help! :D The answer is indeed 30. It just didn't strike me at that time :P – Mehul Arora · 1 year, 11 months ago

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– Nihar Mahajan · 1 year, 11 months ago

Come online :3Log in to reply

– Mehul Arora · 1 year, 11 months ago

Okay. Wait.Log in to reply

– Nihar Mahajan · 1 year, 11 months ago

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@Swapnil Das @Nihar Mahajan (< Genius) @Sravanth Chebrolu @Kalash Verma Please Help! – Mehul Arora · 1 year, 11 months ago

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– Sravanth Chebrolu · 1 year, 11 months ago

I have the same opinion as others, do you know the correct answer?Log in to reply