Under what condition(s) is the magnitude of average velocity of an object equal to its average speed?

Asked by Priyaanshu Roy | 30th Jun, 2013, 05:49: PM

Expert Answer:

Average velocity would be equal to average speed when the total distance travelled equals the net displacement of a particle. This happens when a particle moves along a straight line in a fixed direction.

Answered by  | 1st Jul, 2013, 11:23: AM

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