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# Uniform Motion

## Definition of Uniform Motion

A body is said to be in Uniform Motion if it moves in a straight line at constant speed.

### More About Uniform Motion

• A body in uniform motion covers equal distance in equal intervals of time
• If a body moves in uniform motion with a constant speed v for time t, then the distance traveled s is given as s =

### Examples of Uniform Motion

• Planets move around the sun in uniform motion
• Suppose a bus travels at a constant speed of 73 miles per hour. Then this constant speed can be called as uniform motion

### Solved Example on Uniform Motion

#### Ques: Which of the graphs shows uniform motion?

##### Choices:
A. both the Graphs
B. Graph 1
C. Graph 2
D. neither
Correct Answer: C

#### Solution:

Step 1: Graph 2 shows that the velocity is constant as the time passes on and hence, Graph 2 represents uniform motion.

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