The change in x from one dot to the other is constant implying a constant horizontal velocity.
x is moving with a constant negative velocity.
For the motion diagram given (Figure 1), sketch the shape of a possible graph for the x velocity versus time, vx(t). Use the indicated coordinate system. One unit of time elapses between consecutive dots in the motion diagram.
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