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Explain the Meaning of the Term Speed. - Physics

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Explain the meaning of the term speed.

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Solution

The distance covered or travelled by a body in one second is called the speed of the body, i.e.

Speed = `"Distance travelled "/"Time taken"`

Speed is usually denoted by the symbol v. 

If a body travels  a  distance  d  in time t , then its speed is given as 

Speed  (v)  = `d/t` 

Concept: Concept of Physical Quantities and Units
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Selina Concise Physics Class 7 ICSE
Chapter 1 Physical Quantities and Measurement
Short/Long Answer Questions | Q 15
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