Using Graphs As A Visual Representation Of Rate Situations




Use the Race and Graph interactive to set up the following race and see which racer wins.

Choose the street racetrack. Set the track distance to 500 m. Set up the cars with the following speeds:

Orange car: 70 m/s

Yellow car: 85 m/s

Green car: 100 m/s

  • What do you notice about the race and its graph? Discuss your observations with a partner.
  • Which racer won the race?

INTERACTIVE: Race and Graph