OpenStudy (anonymous):

he graph shows the distance covered by 2 sprinters in 10 seconds. What comparison can be made by looking at the graph? A. Sprinter 1 and Sprinter 2 are running at the same speed. B. Sprinter 1 covered more distance thanSprinter 2. C. Sprinter 1 is faster than Sprinter 2. D. Sprinter 2 is faster than Sprinter 1. http://static.k12.com/calms_media/media/720000_720500/720342/3/e9ffa457a72137ae9f7d5c9c7df16e4697d719d9/77016_question.jpg

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

At 10 seconds, where was sprinter 1? Where was sprinter 2?

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

S1 would be at (10,130) and S2 would be at (10,110), rite? That is what ur asking, rite?

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Well you mixed them up, but yes that was what I was asking.

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Oops! S2: (10,130) and S1:(10.110) Sorry :p

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

haha it's fine. But now that we have the info, we have to make conclusions. If two people ran for the same amount of time, but one of them went further, was the further one faster or slower?

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Faster

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

So since sprinter 2 ran more distance in the same time, isn't he faster than sprinter 1?

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Yes

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

So, would that mean it's D?

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Yep, that would be the answer

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Okie, thnx! :)

2 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

No problem :)

2 years ago