 2.1: Give an example in which there are clear distinctions among distanc...
 2.2: Under what circumstances does distance traveled equal magnitude of ...
 2.3: Bacteria move back and forth by using their flagella (structures th...
 2.4: A student writes, A bird that is diving for prey has a speed of 10 ...
 2.5: What is the speed of the bird in Exercise 2.4?
 2.6: Acceleration is the change in velocity over time. Given this inform...
 2.7: A weather forecast states that the temperature is predicted to be 5...
 2.8: Give an example (but not one from the text) of a device used to mea...
 2.9: There is a distinction between average speed and the magnitude of a...
 2.10: Does a car's odometer measure position or displacement? Does its sp...
 2.11: If you divide the total distance traveled on a car trip (as determi...
 2.12: How are instantaneous velocity and instantaneous speed related to o...
 2.13: Is it possible for speed to be constant while acceleration is not z...
 2.14: Is it possible for velocity to be constant while acceleration is no...
 2.15: Give an example in which velocity is zero yet acceleration is not.
 2.16: If a subway train is moving to the left (has a negative velocity) a...
 2.17: Plus and minus signs are used in onedimensional motion to indicate...
 2.18: What information do you need in order to choose which equation or e...
 2.19: What is the last thing you should do when solving a problem? Explain.
 2.20: What is the acceleration of a rock thrown straight upward on the wa...
 2.21: An object that is thrown straight up falls back to Earth. This is o...
 2.22: Suppose you throw a rock nearly straight up at a coconut in a palm ...
 2.23: If an object is thrown straight up and air resistance is negligible...
 2.24: The severity of a fall depends on your speed when you strike the gr...
 2.25: How many times higher could an astronaut jump on the Moon than on E...
 2.26: (a) Explain how you can use the graph of position versus time in Fi...
 2.27: (a) Sketch a graph of velocity versus time corresponding to the gra...
 2.28: (a) Explain how you can determine the acceleration over time from a...
 2.29: (a) Sketch a graph of acceleration versus time corresponding to the...
 2.30: Consider the velocity vs. time graph of a person in an elevator sho...
 2.31: A cylinder is given a push and then rolls up an inclined plane. If ...
 2.32: Professional Application: A woodpecker's brain is specially protect...
 2.33: An unwary football player collides with a padded goalpost while run...
 2.34: In World War II, there were several reported cases of airmen who ju...
 2.35: Consider a grey squirrel falling out of a tree to the ground. (a) I...
 2.36: An express train passes through a station. It enters with an initia...
 2.37: Dragsters can actually reach a top speed of 145 m/s in only 4.45 sc...
 2.38: A bicycle racer sprints at the end of a race to clinch a victory. T...
 2.39: In 1967, New Zealander Burt Munro set the world record for an India...
 2.40: (a) A world record was set for the men's 100m dash in the 2008 Oly...
 2.41: Assume air resistance is negligible unless otherwise stated. Calcul...
 2.42: Calculate the displacement and velocity at times of (a) 0.500, (b) ...
 2.43: A basketball referee tosses the ball straight up for the starting t...
 2.44: A rescue helicopter is hovering over a person whose boat has sunk. ...
 2.45: A dolphin in an aquatic show jumps straight up out of the water at ...
 2.46: A swimmer bounces straight up from a diving board and falls feet fi...
 2.47: (a) Calculate the height of a cliff if it takes 2.35 s for a rock t...
 2.48: A very strong, but inept, shot putter puts the shot straight up ver...
 2.49: You throw a ball straight up with an initial velocity of 15.0 m/s. ...
 2.50: A kangaroo can jump over an object 2.50 m high. (a) Calculate its v...
 2.51: Standing at the base of one of the cliffs of Mt. Arapiles in Victor...
 2.52: An object is dropped from a height of 75.0 m above ground level. (a...
 2.53: There is a 250mhigh cliff at Half Dome in Yosemite National Park ...
 2.54: A ball is thrown straight up. It passes a 2.00mhigh window 7.50 m...
 2.55: Suppose you drop a rock into a dark well and, using precision equip...
 2.56: A steel ball is dropped onto a hard floor from a height of 1.50 m a...
 2.57: A coin is dropped from a hotair balloon that is 300 m above the gr...
 2.58: A soft tennis ball is dropped onto a hard floor from a height of 1....
 2.59: (a) By taking the slope of the curve in Figure 2.72, verify that th...
 2.60: Using approximate values, calculate the slope of the curve in Figur...
 2.61: Using approximate values, calculate the slope of the curve in Figur...
 2.62: By taking the slope of the curve in Figure 2.75, verify that the ac...
 2.63: Construct the displacement graph for the subway shuttle train as sh...
 2.64: (a) Take the slope of the curve in Figure 2.76 to find the jogger's...
 2.65: A graph of v(t) is shown for a worldclass track sprinter in a 100...
 2.66: Figure 2.80 shows the displacement graph for a particle for 5 s. Dr...
Solutions for Chapter 2: KINEMATICS
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parallel

any symbol
average (indicated by a bar over a symbol—e.g., v¯ is average velocity)

°C
Celsius degree

°F
Fahrenheit degree