When dealing with higher time derivatives like jerk, how does one find the distance traveled? Can it be calculated by just knowing time?

# [Physics] Computing distance traveled from jerk

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# [Physics] Computing distance traveled from jerk

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When dealing with higher time derivatives like jerk, how does one find the distance traveled? Can it be calculated by just knowing time?

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Integrate the jerk 3 times then using starting conditions to work out the integration constants.