What is the difference between VELOCITY & ACCELARATION

Asked by adwrikasen | 30th Jun, 2020, 07:26: PM

Expert Answer:

Differences between velocity and acceleration:

Characteristics

Velocity

Acceleration

Definition

Velocity implies the speed of an object in the given direction.

Acceleration implies to any change in the velocity of an object with respect to time

Meaning

Rate of change of displacement

Rate of change of Velocity

Formula

Displacement/Time

Velocity/Time

Determines

How fast an object is moving and in which direction

How fast the velocity of an object changes with time.

Unit of Measurement

meter/second (m/s)

meter/second2 (m/s2)

Answered by Shiwani Sawant | 1st Jul, 2020, 02:01: PM