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4-73.

The graph at right shows the velocity of an object over time defined by the function .

  1. Use your graphing calculator to evaluate .

  2. What does the result in part (a) calculate?

    You just calculated the area under a velocity graph.

  3. What does represent?

    Translation 1: What is the derivative of a velocity function?
    Translation 2: What is the slope function of a velocity function?

    Translation 3: If velocity is the derivative of position, then what is the derivative of velocity?

  4. What will the units be in part (c)?