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It is a riddle (Posted on 2005-04-13) Difficulty: 1 of 5
It is a riddle.
It is the strongest force,
to resist your force,
and yet it is not a force.
It never accelerates,
but it is always moving.
It never rests, and
it never gets tired.
It has been defined many ways,
but no one can quite capture it.
What is it?

See The Solution Submitted by Michael Cottle    
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velocity is not acceleration | Comment 53 of 86 |

In Mathematics, when you compute acceleration, there is a formula with the use of velocity.  And so, acceleration is not equal to velocity.

Your velocity may not be constant.  Your acceleration may be increased.  Remember when you compute acceleration, you have to take into the consideration of the last velocity and the initial velocity.

Edited on April 29, 2005, 4:00 am

Edited on April 29, 2005, 4:07 am

Edited on April 29, 2005, 6:37 am
  Posted by Jonathan Chang on 2005-04-29 03:59:10

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