YPS

(redirected from Yards Per Second)
AcronymDefinition
YPSYork Publishing Services (UK)
YPSYoung People's Service (Lancashire County Council; UK)
YPSYellow Prussiate of Soda
YPSYoung Professionals Scheme (Romania)
YPSYonkers Public Schools
YPSYards Per Second
YPSYoung Parent Support (various organizations)
YPSYarrambat Primary School (Australia)
YPSYadavindra Public School (Patiala, India)
YPSYellow Page Service
YPSYadavindra Public School (India)
YPSYishun Primary School (Singapore)
YPSYellow Pages Superhighway
YPSYumin Primary School (Singapore)
YPSYuhua Primary School (Singapore)
YPSYangzheng Primary School (Singapore)
YPSYellow Phone System
YPSYoung People's Health and Wellbeing Study (University of Melbourne; Australia)
References in classic literature ?
I have looked at the question in all its bearings, I have resolutely attacked it, and by incontrovertible calculations I find that a projectile endowed with an initial velocity of 12,000 yards per second, and aimed at the moon, must necessarily reach it.
We multiplied each student's speed in yards per second by 60 seconds to come up with his or her speed in yards per minute.
It is the shock-wave - travelling at 7,000 yards per second or nine times faster than a rifle bullet - which causes the most damage, pulping soft tissue and bone.