LINEAR MOTION PROBLEMS (AB AND BC CALCULUS)
Linear motion is an application of both derivatives and integrals that appears on the AP Calculus exams for both AB and BC.
Motion in a plane governed by parametric equations and vectors is a BC only topic. See the Parametric, Vector and Polar Equations page.
The Ubiquitous Particle Motion Problem – a PowerPoint Presentation and its Handout
Motion Problems: Same Thing Different Context (11-16-2012) Matching Motion (9-16-2016)
Motion Matching A quick quiz
Speed Activity An exploration on Speed
A Note on Speed (4-21-2018) An analytic approach
Brian Leonard’s Particle Motion Game Velocity Game and answers Velocity game Answers
Review Notes: Type 2 Questions: Linear Motion (3-9-2018)