Calculus 2 : Applications in Physics

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Example Questions

Example Question #41 : Applications In Physics

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Recall that integrating the velocity function will yield you the position function:

Now, integrate:

Now, to find your C, plug in your initial conditions:

Since, C is 0, your position function is:


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Example Question #42 : Applications In Physics

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Recall that integrating the velocity function will yield the position function:

Now, integrate.

To find your C, plug in your initial conditions:

Plug your C back in to get your position function:

Example Question #43 : Applications In Physics

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

First, set up the integral expression:

Next, integrate:

Now, plug in your initial conditions:

Now, plug your C back into the position function:

Example Question #44 : Applications In Physics

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Recall that the integral of the velocity function is the position function:

Now, integrate. Remember to raise the exponent by 1 and also put that result on the denominator:

Now, plug in your initial conditions:

Now, plug in your C to your position function:

Example Question #45 : Applications In Physics

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Recall that the integral of the velocity function is the position function. Write the integral expression:

Now, integrate:

Plug in your initial conditions to get your C:

Plug your C back into the position function:

Example Question #221 : Integrals

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Recall that the integral of the velocity function is the position function. Write the integral expression:

Now integrate:

Plug in your initial conditions to find C:

Plug your C into the position function:

 

Example Question #222 : Integrals

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Recall that the integral of velocity is position. Therefore, write the integral expression:

Integrate. Remember to raise the exponent by 1 and also put that result on the denominator:

Now, plug in your initial conditions:

Plug your C back in to your position function:

Example Question #223 : Integrals

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Recall that the integral of velocity is position. Therefore, write your integral expression:

Now, integrate:

Plug in your initial conditions to find C:

Plug your C back into your position function:

Example Question #224 : Integrals

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Recall that the integral of the velocity function is the position function. Therefore, write your integral expression:

Integrate:

Plug in your initial conditions to find C:

Plug C back in to your position function:

Example Question #225 : Integrals

If and , what is the original position function?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Recall that the integral of the velocity function is the position function:

Now, integrate:

Plug in your initial conditions to get your C:

Plug your C back into the position function:

 

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