## Linear accelerationUnits Type ⤴

#### Linear acceleration, in physics, is the rate at which the velocity of an object changes over time. Velocity and acceleration are vector quantities, with magnitude and direction that add according to the parallelogram law. The SI unit for acceleration is the metre per second squared (m/s2).

### Term

linearAcceleration

### Category

Mechanics

### Provenance

QUDT

### Provenance Uri

http://qudt.org/vocab/quantity#Linearacceleration

### Note

Same dimensionality as Thrust to mass ratio

### Default Unit

Meter per second squared (m/s^2)

### Dimension Symbol

L1T-2

### Dimension Length

0

### Dimension Mass

1

### Dimension Time

0

### Dimension Current

-2

### Dimension Temperature

0

### Dimension Amount

0

### Dimension Light

0