Vernier Software and Technology
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Measurement of Jerk

With the Vernier Motion Encoder System, the position, velocity, and even the acceleration graph looks great. Just for fun, we created a graph of the time derivative of acceleration, commonly called jerk. If you think about what it feels like in a car when the acceleration suddenly changes (the time derivative of acceleration is non-zero,…

Subjects: Advanced Physics, Physics

Products Mentioned

  • Vernier Motion Encoder System
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