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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.
>
> ...
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> 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.


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