Problem: The graph in the figure (Figure 1) shows the velocity v of a sports car as a function of time t Find the distance d0,2 travelled by the car between t = 0 s and t = 2 s. 

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Area of a triangle:

A=12bh

Area of a trapezium:

A=12(a + b)h

a and b are the two parallel sides, while h the separation between them.

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The graph in the figure (Figure 1) shows the velocity v of a sports car as a function of time t 


Find the distance d0,2 travelled by the car between t = 0 s and t = 2 s. 

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