Principles of Physics: A Calculus-Based Text

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To visit your favorite ice cream shop, you must travel 470

m

west on Main Street and then 980

m

south on Division Street. Suppose you take 46

s

to complete the 470-

m

displacement and 73

s

to complete the 980-

m

displacement.

What is the magnitude of your average velocity during this 119-second period of time?

Express your answer to two significant figures and include appropriate units.

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