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Position, Distance, and Displacement


The position of an object depends upon the reference point. The actual path traveled between two points is known as distance, whereas the shortest distance between initial and final positions is known as displacemet.

Learning Objectives::

After completing this module, you will be able to:
- Define distance and displacement.
- Explain the effect of direction of motion on the numerical values of distance and displacement.

Keywords Position , Distance , Displacement , Origin
Controller Required Yes
Languages English - US , 中文 , عربي , Español , Tiếng Việt , मराठी
Domain K-12
Topic Code MS400003
Devices Google Cardboard with controller , Google Daydream , Samsung Gear VR , Oculus Go , Pico Goblin , EduPro , WebXR , Oculus Quest