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> If you do a standing start and assume constant acceleration upto the end
> point, the average speed will be half the final speed.
> ...
> I would imagine you would need to take speed readings at set points
> along the track to find a true average.

Total distance divided by total time will always yield the average speed.
This is more reliable and easier than trying to average several
instantaneous speed readings.

Olin Lathrop, embedded systems consultant in Devens Massachusetts
(978) 772-3129, olinspamBeGonespamembedinc.com, http://www.embedinc.com

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