Data Set for CHAPTER 1

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The velocity in mph (second column) of an accelerating Porsche 944 Turbo as a function of time in seconds (first column). Data from "The motion of an accelerating automobile" by M.G. Calkin, Amer. J. Phys. Volume 58, 1990, 573-575.

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1st col 2nd col
2.1 30
4.7 50
6.0 60
8.1 70
10.1 80
15.3 100