Intro to vectors and scalarsIntroduction to reference framesWhat is displacement?Calculating average velocity or speedSolving for timeDisplacement from time and velocity exampleInstantaneous speed and velocityWhat is velocity?Position vs. time graphsWhat are position vs. time graphs?
AccelerationWhat is acceleration?Airbus A380 take-off timeAirbus A380 take-off distanceWhy distance is area under velocity-time lineWhat are velocity vs. time graphs?Acceleration vs. time graphsWhat are acceleration vs. time graphs?
Average velocity for constant accelerationAcceleration of aircraft carrier take-offAirbus A380 take-off distanceDeriving displacement as a function of time, acceleration, and initial velocityPlotting projectile displacement, acceleration, and velocityProjectile height given timeDeriving max projectile displacement given timeImpact velocity from given heightViewing g as the value of Earth's gravitational field near the surfaceWhat are the kinematic formulas?Choosing kinematic equations
In this tutorial we begin to explore ideas of velocity and acceleration. We do exciting things like throw things off cliffs (far safer on paper than in real life) and see how high a ball will fly in the air.