# Chapter 1 - Concepts of Motion - Conceptual Questions: 5

The object has a positive value of $a_y$.

#### Work Step by Step

The object is moving in the negative y direction, but the object is slowing down. Therefore, the acceleration must be pointing in the positive y direction. The object has a positive value of $a_y$.

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.