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Cambridge IGCSE Physical Science

Exercise P2.4 Distance–time graphs In this exercise, you draw and interpret some distance–time graphs. You can calculate the speed of an object from the gradient (slope) of the graph.

Time

Description of motion moving at a steady speed 14

stationary (not moving) moving fastest changing speed

Time

Graph(s)

D

Distance

C

Distance

B

Distance

A

Time

Distance

a The diagrams A–D show distance–time graphs for four moving objects. Complete the table by indicating (in the second column) the graph or graphs that represent the motion described in the first column.

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