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    Integration/position

    Can someone tell me the answer they got to this problem? I want to check my answer : A bug is flying at a constant speed of 55 mi/hr. The bug travels 1.3 miles in one minute. What is the rate at which the bug is accelerating, and what is the speed of the bug at the end of this minute?

    Thanks a lot.

    *Please do not show any work!!! I would just like the answers. Thank you!
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    acceleration: 0.76666 mi/(minute^2)
    speed: 1.683333 mi/minute
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    I didn't get that^^^ . How did you get that answer? Did you take into consideration that t=1/60 since the speed is in mi/hr?
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    note that my answers are in mi/minute not mi/hr, you might have them in a different unit. i also assumed constant acceleration.
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    Oh, sorry. Yes I got the same answer then. My bad. thanks alot
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