Tuesday

October 6, 2015
Number of results: 23,805

**AP Physics**

1. A car is traveling down the road at a constant speed of 11 km/h. At time zero it is forced to stop. The driver slams on the brakes and the car travels 18 m as it uniformly accelerates, coming to a stop. The car remains at rest for 5.0 seconds. Then the driver shifts into ...
*September 8, 2011 by ThinkPink*

**Physics**

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 4.8 m/s2 for 4.5 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 9.9 seconds, before applying the brakes such that the car...
*January 22, 2011 by Jeel*

**Physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates unifomly at 3m/s^2. A second car starts from rest 6 seconds later at the same point and accelerates uniformly at 5m/s^2. How long does it take the second car to over take the first car?
*October 20, 2011 by Joe*

**physics**

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 4.6 m/s2 for 4.4 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 8.5 seconds, before applying the brakes such that the car...
*September 13, 2011 by a*

**physics**

please somebdy help me solveing this. Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 4.3 m/s2 for 3.3 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 14.4 seconds, ...
*September 20, 2014 by atif*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1200kg starts from rest, accelerates uniformly to a speed of 4.0 meters per second in 2.0 seconds and continues moving at this constant speed in a horizontal straight line for an additional 10 seconds. the brakes are then applied and the car is brought to rest in...
*December 4, 2012 by Ken*

**physics **

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 5.5 m/s2 for 4.9 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 6.7 seconds, before applying the brakes such that the car...
*January 27, 2014 by kayle*

**physics with 6 questions**

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 3.3 m/s2 for 3.9 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 13.7 seconds, before applying the brakes such that the ...
*August 27, 2012 by David*

**Calculus**

A car accelerates from rest at the rate of 1.4 + 3 (root)t mph per second for 4 seconds. How far does the car travel in those 4 seconds?
*March 17, 2013 by ANR*

**Physics**

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 3.5 m/s2 for 3.6 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 10.1 seconds, before applying the brakes such that the ...
*January 24, 2011 by Hayls*

**Physics**

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 5 m/s2 for 4.2 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 11.1 seconds, before applying the brakes such that the car’...
*January 21, 2015 by Isaiah*

**mshweshwe high school**

A car accelerates from rest at 5 metres per square seconds. Calculate the distance covered by the car after 6 seconds
*September 22, 2015 by sipho*

**Physics**

A blue car moving at constant speed of 10m/s passes a polic car that is at rest. The police car accelerates from rest at 4m/s^2 for 3.0 seconds and then maintains a constant speed. The blue car maintains constant speed for the entire 12 seconds. When does the police car pass ...
*April 17, 2009 by Lena*

**physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates uniformly along a straight horizontal road at 3 metres second squeared for 4 seconds,after which it continues with a constant velocity for a further 6 seconds.CALCULATE THE MAGNITUDE OF THE MAXIMUM VELOCITY OF THE CAR, THAT IS THE ...
*September 3, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 3.6 m/s2 for 4.5 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 7.3 seconds, before applying the brakes such that the car...
*January 6, 2014 by Shreyas*

**Physical Science**

A car starts from rest and accelerates uniformly along a straight horizontal road at 3 metres second squeared for 4 seconds,after which it continues with a constant velocity for a further 6 seconds.What is the magnitude of the maximum velocity of the car,i.e. The velocity of ...
*September 3, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physical science**

A car starts from rest and accelerates uniformly along a straight horizontal road at 3 metres second squeared for 4 seconds.CALCULATE THE MAGNITUDE OF THE MAXIMUM VELOCITY OF THE CAR,I.E THE VELOCITY OF THE CAR AFTER ACCELERATING FOR 4 SECONDS.PLEASE SHOW ALL CALCULATIONS
*September 3, 2011 by Anonymous*

**college physics**

Car A accelerates from rest at 2m/s2. It passes Car B, which is at rest. Thirty (30) seconds later, the latter follows with a constant speed of 10m/s. Determine the distance in order to overtake the other.
*July 29, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates at 5 m/s^2 for 4 s, then maintains that velocity for 3 seconds, then decelerates at the rate of 2m/s^2 for 3 seconds. a) what is the final speed of the car? b) how far does the car travel? a) v = v_0 +at =0+2(3)= 6m/s Would I use the part...
*September 11, 2007 by Tammy*

**physics**

If a car starts from rest and accelerates at 6.0 m/sec2 for 6.0 seconds. how far did it travel and how fast was it moving at the end of the 6.0 seconds
*September 30, 2010 by danielle*

**physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates to a speed of 25 m/s in a time of 6 seconds. What os the acceleration of this car?
*October 1, 2010 by cameron*

**physics**

A car starts at rest then accelerates at a constant rate to 11.9 m/s in 10.0 seconds. It then slows to 1.5 m/s during the next 5.0 seconds. To the nearest hundredth of a m/s 2 , what is the average acceleration during the first 10.0 seconds?
*February 26, 2014 by taylor*

**physics**

A car starts at rest then accelerates at a constant rate to 11.9 m/s in 10.0 seconds. It then slows to 1.5 m/s during the next 5.0 seconds. To the nearest hundredth of a m/s 2 , what is the average acceleration during the first 10.0 seconds?
*February 27, 2014 by taylor*

**physics**

A car starts from rest accelerates with a constant acceleration of 1.5 m/s squared. HOw far does the car move in 4 seconds?
*December 10, 2010 by ME*

**physics**

a car starts from rest and accelerates at in a straight line at a constant rate of 4.5m/s/s. How far will the car travel in 35 seconds.
*November 22, 2011 by al*

**physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates uniformly over a time of 6.5 seconds for a distance of 150 m. Determine the acceleration of the car.
*October 7, 2010 by CJ*

**Physics (Kinematics)**

A car starts from rest and accelerates uniformly for 10 seconds over a distance of 200 m. Determine the acceleration of the car.
*August 13, 2013 by Ashley*

**COLLEGE PHYSICS**

A 1100kg car starts from rest, accelerates for 5 seconds. The magnitude of acceleration is (a)= 4.6m/s2. find the average power generated by the net force that accelerates the vehicle? what do i do here i know that F=ma= 1100x4.6=5060=F and Wnet = 1/2mvf2-1/2mvi2 since it ...
*October 18, 2007 by natali*

**Physics**

A car accelerates from rest to 90km/h in 10 seconds.What is its acceleration in m/s2?
*November 23, 2014 by Fofo*

**Science**

a cyclist accelerates from rest to 8 m/s in 3 seconds. what in his acceleration? is this acceleration higher than that of a car which accelarates from 0 to 40 m/s in 8 seconds? WO
*November 10, 2014 by Don f. javier*

**PHYsics......**

A race car is on a straight track. The race car accelerates from rest, covering 100 m in 5 seconds. What is the acceleration of the race car in m/s^2?
*March 25, 2013 by i need help from anyone!*

**Physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates at 5m/s^2 for 4s, then maintains that velocity for 3 seconds and then decelerates to a rate of 2m/s^2 for 3 seconds. How far does the car travel? I would have to add the total distance throughout the trip. And to find the distance I would...
*September 21, 2007 by Tammy*

**Physics**

Car A and B are facing each other at rest, 100 m apart. Car A accelerates at 5 m/s^2. Car B accelerates at 3 m/s^2. When and where do they meet?
*September 21, 2015 by Steven*

**Physics**

A car reaches a speed of 40m/s from rest in a time of 8 seconds. After teh 8 seconds, the car travels at a constant velocity fro 200meters when it runs out of gas. The car slowly comes to rest 30 seconds after running out of gas. Calculate acceleration for the first 8 seconds
*October 25, 2010 by Vivek *

**Physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates at 5 m/s^2 for 4 s, then maintains that velocity for 3 seconds, then decelerates at the rate of 2m/s^2 for 3 seconds. a) what is the final speed of the car? b) how far does the car travel? a) v = v_0 +at = 0+5(4)= 20m/s =0+5(3)= 15m/s =0+...
*September 12, 2007 by Tammy*

**Physics**

A car accelerates from rest at 5 m/s2 for 5 seconds. It moves with a constant velocity for some time, and then decelerates at 5 m/s2 to come to rest. The entire journey takes 25 seconds. On a separate sheet of paper, plot the velocity-time graph of the motion. Describe the ...
*September 30, 2014 by Katie *

**Physics**

1. A car starts from rest and accelerates uniformly at 3.0 m/s2. A second car starts from rest 6.0 s later at the same point and accelerates uniformly at 5.0 m/s2. How long does it take the second car to overtake the first car? 2. A ball is thrown downward from the top of a ...
*February 16, 2012 by G*

**Physics**

A car accelerates from rest at 2.3m/s^2 for 18 seconds, then decelerates to 15 m/s over 301 meters. A) How fast is the car moving at 18seconds? (Is it 2.3 m/s^2) B) How far does the car travel over the entire trip? (The m/s and m/s^2 is tripping me up) C) How long does it ...
*September 2, 2014 by Emily*

**Physics**

Could you please check my answers and units. Thanxs! 1. An automobile starts from rest and accelerates at 3m/s2 for 4 seconds. How fast is it going after acceleration? -I got 12 m/s 3. At time = 0 an automobile already traveling at 30 km/hr. accelerates at 3m/s2 for 2 seconds...
*August 27, 2007 by Emma*

**physics**

A 1100 kg car accelerates from rest to 27 m/s in 6.0 seconds. Neglecting friction, hat is the average power consumption in horsepower?
*September 19, 2015 by Brandi*

**Physics**

A speedboat starts from rest and accelerates at 2.689x10^0 m/s2 for 6.5062x10^0 seconds. After that, the boat then accelerates at 1.7853x10^0 m/s 2 for 3.1299x10^0 seconds. What is the velocity of the boat at the end of this, expressed in 4 significant figures?
*October 13, 2010 by HELP*

**Physics**

A police car is at rest beside a road, looking for speeders. A car passes going at a constant speed of 30.0 m/s. The police car starts up 4 seconds later and accelerates at 2 m/s sq. until it reaches a speed of 40m. If the police car maintains this speed until it catches up ...
*December 18, 2012 by Emily*

**Physics**

Could you please check my answers and units.Also, help me with 3 and 4, I dont quite understand them. Thanxs! 1. An automobile starts from rest and accelerates at 3m/s2 for 4 seconds. How fast is it going after acceleration? -I got 12 m/s 3. At time = 0 an automobile already ...
*August 28, 2007 by Emma*

**science/math**

a car starting from rest accelerates at a rate of 8.0 m/s. what is its final speed at the end of 4.0 seconds?I got 32m/s, is this correct
*September 18, 2014 by lacy*

**Physics**

Could someone try helping me solve those 2 questions or write me a formula with equaion what to do , thanks for every bit of help A 600kg elevator accelerates upward from rest for 10 seconds through 40.0meters. Find the cable tension a) 5130 N b) 5400 N c) 6360 N d) 6630 N A ...
*January 27, 2010 by needhelp*

**physics**

a car accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 21.8 km/h in 5.9 seconds.find the distance it travels during this time. answer in units of meters
*September 18, 2011 by jane *

**Physics**

A racing car with mass (including the driver) of 900 kg accelerates from rest to a speed of 200 km/hr in 6 seconds. what is the power output of the engine?
*September 4, 2012 by Ftin*

**Physics**

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 36.8 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 13.9 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s2 during the 15 seconds?
*July 8, 2010 by Me*

**physics**

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 37.8 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 13.5 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s2 during the 15 seconds?
*October 6, 2011 by wes*

**Physics**

a car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 26.7 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 19 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s^2 during the 15 seconds?
*January 13, 2012 by Jason*

**Physics**

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 25.6 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 14.4 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s2 during the 15 seconds?
*January 24, 2012 by Julie*

**physics**

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 20.5 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 15.9 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s2 during the 15 seconds?
*February 19, 2012 by moon*

**physics**

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 28.7 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 17.5 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s2 during the 15 seconds?
*February 20, 2012 by r*

**Physics **

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 23.3 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 15 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s^2 during the 15 seconds?
*August 28, 2013 by Jay*

**physics**

The Graph above shows the speed of a car traveling in a straight line as a function of time. The car accelerates uniformly and reaches a speed Vb of 4.00 m/s in 8.00 seconds. Calculate the distance traveled by the car from a time of 1.20 to 4.40 seconds.
*September 8, 2013 by Karen*

**physics**

While blowing its horn of frequency 466 Hz, a car accelerates at 0.84 m/s2. The car starts from rest by your side and moves away. How many seconds does it take for the frequency you hear to decrease by 5%? Hint: Do not forget to include the time it will take for sound to reach...
*January 31, 2011 by suuppii .. can anyone help*

**physics**

A car and a motorcycle start from rest at the same time on a straight section of the road. However, the motorcycle starts 29.6 m behind the car. The car accelerates at a uniform rate of 3.9 m/s^2 while the motorcycle accelerates at a constant rate of 4.2 m/s^2. How much time ...
*December 2, 2009 by Alex*

**Physics**

A car accelerates from rest at 5 m/s^2 for 5 seconds. It moves with a constant velocity for some time, and then decelerates at 5 m/s^2 to come to rest. The entire journey takes 25 seconds. Plot the velocity-time graph of the motion. They don't give me a graph so I made one. I ...
*April 15, 2008 by Jon*

**Science**

I have some equations that I would like checked. Thanxs! 1. An automobile starts from rest and accelerates at 3m/s2 for 4 seconds. How fast is it going after acceleration? 3m/s^2 / 4 = .75 m/s 2. If an automobile travels at 30 km/hr. for 2 hours, how far does it go? d=(30 km/...
*August 26, 2007 by Emma*

**physics**

A motorist is driving at a constant velocity of 28 m/s when he decides to pass a car that is in front of him. He accelerates at a rate of 2.5 m/s2 for 3.0 seconds while passing the car. What is his velocity at the end of the 3.0 seconds?
*June 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A motorist is driving at a constant velocity of 28 m/s when he decides to pass a car that is in front of him. He accelerates at a rate of 2.5 m/s2 for 3.0 seconds while passing the car. What is his velocity at the end of the 3.0 seconds?
*June 11, 2014 by roger*

**mechanical science**

a c accelerates from rest in a straight line. after 12 seconds, it's velocity is measured as 42 m/s. use one of the linear equations of motion to calculate the car's acceleration
*January 8, 2013 by john*

**Physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates at a constant rate of 1.1 m/s2. If the radius of the car wheels is 29 cm, and the final angular speed of the car wheel is 48 rad/s, how far does the car travel
*October 18, 2010 by Sufian Syed*

**physics**

a bus moving at 20m/s slows at a rate of 4m/s each second. how far does it travel while braking. i found the time which was 5 seconds. A car accelerates from rest at a rate of 5 m/s/s for a period of 4.2 seconds and then moves at a constant speed for 8 seconds more. how far ...
*January 21, 2009 by Kennedy*

**Physics**

The speed time graph shows the motion of a car over a period of 40 seconds. a. describe the motion of the car between: 1.) O and A - The car is traveling at constant speed from 0 to 20 m/s. 2.) A and B - The car is at rest for 20 seconds. 3.) B and C - The car is decelerating ...
*February 5, 2013 by RR*

**Physics**

The speed time graph shows the motion of a car over a period of 40 seconds. a. describe the motion of the car between: 1.) O and A - The car is traveling at constant speed from 0 to 20 m/s. 2.) A and B - The car is at rest for 20 seconds. 3.) B and C - The car is decelerating ...
*February 5, 2013 by RR*

**Physical science**

What formula's do I use to solve these problems? A 1.04x10^3 kg car accelerates uniformly from rest to 12 m/s in 2.16 seconds. a) What is the work done on the car in this time interval? Answer in Joules. b) What is the power delivered by the engine in this time interval? ...
*March 2, 2008 by Christy*

**physics**

A car of mass 1000 kg accelerates uniformly from rest to a velocity of 54 km/h in 5 seconds calculate 1) its acceleration 2) its gain in k.e 3) average power of the engine during this period . neglect friction
*August 22, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A car of mass 1000 kg accelerates uniformly from rest to a velocity of 54 km/h in 5 seconds calculate 1) its acceleration 2) its gain in k.e 3) average power of the engine during this period . neglect friction
*August 22, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physical science**

What formula's should I use to solve these problems? A 1.04x10^3 kg car accelerates uniformly from rest to 12 m/s in 2.16 seconds. a) What is the work done on the car in this time interval? Answer in Joules. b) What is the power delivered by the engine in this time interval? ...
*March 1, 2008 by Christy*

**science please help asap**

2. A body with a mass of 490kg is pulled along a horizontal plane at a constant velocity.the pulling force is 1.2 kN is making an angle of 20degrees with the plane. A.determine the coefficient of friction 3.a force of 318.123N accelerates a car at 3m/s^2 from rest for ...
*February 26, 2015 by Buhle*

**physics**

1)Top-fuel drag racers are able to uniformly accelerate at 12.3 m/s2 from rest to 98 m/s before crossing the finish line. How much time elapses during the run? 2)A racecar accelerates from rest at +7.2 m/s2 for 4.1 seconds. How fast will it be going at the end of that time? 3)...
*January 4, 2008 by Amy*

**Physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates at a rate of 1 m/s^2 until it reaches a velocity of 7 m/s. It then travels at a constant velocity for the next 15 seconds. The driver then applies the brake, bringing the car to stop. The brakes provide an acceleration of -4 m/s^2. a) ...
*September 14, 2014 by Ulash*

**physics help!**

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 32.6 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 14.8 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s2 during the 15 seconds...
*September 2, 2009 by Adam*

**Physics**

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 36.8 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 13.9 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s2 during the 15 seconds? What was the acceleration during the first 10 seconds in the previous problem?
*July 8, 2010 by Me*

**Physics, Please help!!!**

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 32.6 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 14.8 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s2 during the 15 seconds? What was the acceleration during the first 10 seconds in the previous problem?
*September 2, 2009 by Siri*

**Physics**

A car accelerates at a constant rate from zero to 25.6 m/s in 10 seconds and then slows to 14.4 m/s in 5 seconds. What is its average acceleration to the nearest tenth of a m/s2 during the 15 seconds? What was the acceleration during the first 10 seconds?
*January 24, 2012 by Julie*

**physics**

A net force of 5000.0 N accelerates a car from rest to 93.3 km/h (meter per second) in 4.1s (a)what is the mass of the car? (b) What is the weight of the car?
*September 7, 2014 by Aasim*

**Physics**

A jogger accelerates from rest to 2.78 m/s in 2.79 s. A car accelerates from 21.8 to 37.5 m/s also in 2.79 s. (a) Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the jogger. (b) Determine the magnitude of the acceleration of the car. (c) How much further does the car travel than the...
*September 15, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A jogger accelerates from rest to 5.78 m/s in 3.51 s. A car accelerates from 19.7 to 32.1 m/s also in 3.51 s. (a) Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the jogger. (b) Determine the magnitude of the acceleration of the car. (c) How much further does the car travel than the...
*September 13, 2012 by Alex*

**physics**

A jogger accelerates from rest to 5.64 m/s in 3.36 s. A car accelerates from 24.6 to 39.8 m/s also in 3.36 s. (a) Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the jogger. (b) Determine the magnitude of the acceleration of the car. (c) How much further does the car travel than the...
*June 16, 2013 by louis aaaaa*

**phsyics**

A jogger accelerates from rest to 3.65 m/s in 3.46 s. A car accelerates from 24.0 to 40.1 m/s also in 3.46 s. (a) Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the jogger. (b) Determine the magnitude of the acceleration of the car. (c) How much further does the car travel than the...
*February 3, 2014 by kyle*

**Math**

A car travelling at 23 miles per hour accelerates to 46 miles per hour in 5 seconds. It maintains that speed for 5 seconds before it slows to a stop in 5 seconds. Sketch and label a graph showing the car's speed over time.
*May 11, 2015 by Jalen white*

**science please help asap**

1. A 2. A body with a mass of 490kg is pulled along a horizontal plane at a constant velocity.the pulling force is 1.2 kN is making an angle of 20degrees with the plane. A.determine the coefficient of friction 3.a force of 318.123N accelerates a car at 3m/s^2 from rest for ...
*February 26, 2015 by Buhle*

**physics**

An object starts from rest and accelerates at a rate of 2.50 m/s/s for 7.00 seconds. The velocity at the end of the 7.00 seconds is...
*May 22, 2010 by christy*

**physics**

a train with an initial velcity of 0.50 m/s accelerates to 2.00m/s for 2 seconds, coasts with zero acceleration for 3.0 seconds, and then accelerates at -1.5 m/s/s for 1.0 seconds
*September 27, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A race car has a mass of 714 kg. It accelerates uniformly from rest, and travels 55 m in 2.95 s. What is the acceleration of the car? And, what is the net force acting on the car?
*November 28, 2012 by Molly*

**Physics**

A car speeds, at a constant 16 m/s, past a parked police motorcycle. Five seconds later, the police officer leaves on her motorcycle, and accelerates at 2 m/s2. How many seconds until she catches the car?
*May 23, 2015 by Tara*

**physics**

A car speeds up uniformly from rest so that it has velocity of 30 ms-1 after 20 seconds. Question/ How far does the car travel in first 10 seconds?
*April 6, 2015 by Michelle*

**Help! Calculus**

An elevator in a high rise building accelerates and decelerates at the rate of 1 foot per second squared. Its maximum speed is 8 feet per second. It starts from rest, accelerates to its maximum speed and stays at that maximum speed until it approaches its destination where it ...
*November 6, 2013 by Kimmie*

**calculus HELP!**

An elevator in a high rise building accelerates and decelerates at the rate of 1 foot per second squared. Its maximum speed is 8 feet per second. It starts from rest, accelerates to its maximum speed and stays at that maximum speed until it approaches its destination where it ...
*November 6, 2013 by Kimmie*

**science**

An elevator in a high rise building accelerates and decelerates at the rate of 1 foot per second squared. Its maximum speed is 8 feet per second. It starts from rest, accelerates to its maximum speed and stays at that maximum speed until it approaches its destination where it ...
*November 6, 2013 by Jenna*

**Physics**

A car accelerates at a rate of 5m/s2 for a period of 4.2 seconds and then moves at a constant speed for 8 seconds more. How far did it travel?
*January 17, 2015 by Lisa*

**Physical sciences**

A car starting from rest accelerates. Uniformly for 5sec reaches a velocity of 12m.s-1.it then maintains this velocity for 4sec,after which the brakes are applied to bring the car to rest over a distance of 24m. 1.calculate the uniform acceleration experienced by the car in ...
*February 12, 2015 by Pearl Motaung*

**Physics**

A car is initially traveling at 20 m/s when it accelerates to 35 m/s in a time of 5 seconds. What is the acceleration of the car in m/s^2?
*April 20, 2012 by Matthew *

**physics**

several students are riding in bumper cars at an amusement park. the combined mass of a car A and its occupants is 250 kg. the combined mass of car B and its occupants is 200 kg. Car A is 15 m away from car B and moving to the right at 2 m/s when the driver decides to bump ...
*June 9, 2008 by shelly*

**Physics **

A car traveling at 11m/s accelerates to 2.82m/s^2 for 13 seconds how far does the car travel?
*August 25, 2013 by Jay*

**physics**

In 10 seconds a car accelerates 3m/s^2 to 90m/s. How fast was the car going before it accelerated?
*September 29, 2014 by Alisha*

**physics**

If you exert a force of 60 N on a car, it moves at a constant velocity. (i.e there is a frictional force of 60 N) What is its mass when you exert 80 N on it, it accelerates from rest to 2.0 m/s in 100 seconds?
*June 10, 2012 by jasmin*

**Physics**

A car traveling at 18 m/s accelerates at 5.5 m/s2 for 9 s. How far does the car travel during the time it is accelerating for 9 seconds?
*October 14, 2011 by Idk*