Session 20: Velocity and Arc Length

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Overview

In this session you will:

  • Watch a lecture video clip and read board notes
  • Read course notes
  • Review an example
  • Watch a recitation video
  • Do problems and use solutions to check your work

Lecture Video

Video Excerpts

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» Clip: Velocity and Arc Length (00:14:00)

From Lecture 6 of 18.02 Multivariable Calculus, Fall 2007

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Related Readings

Velocity, Speed and Arc Length (PDF)

Examples

Velocity, Speed and Arc Length (PDF)

Recitation Video

Parametric Curves: Velocity, Acceleration, Length

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Problems and Solutions

Problems: Vector Derivatives and Arc Length (PDF)

Solutions (PDF)

 

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