Problem: Figure OQ4.1 shows a bird's-eye view of a car going around a highway curve. As the car moves from point 1 to point 2 its speed doubles. Which of the vectors (a) through (e) shows the direction of the car's average acceleration between these two points?

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Figure OQ4.1 shows a bird's-eye view of a car going around a highway curve. As the car moves from point 1 to point 2 its speed doubles. Which of the vectors (a) through (e) shows the direction of the car's average acceleration between these two points?

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