# A car is traveling at 60 mph

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physics
You are driving at the speed of 34.3 m/s (76.7433 mph) when suddenly the car in front of you (previously traveling at the same speed) brakes. Considering an average human reaction, you press the brakes 0.429 s later. Assume that the brakes on both cars are fully engaged and ...

physics
A car is traveling around a circular banked road without friction which is inclined at 72 degrees which has a vertical height of 25 meters. When the car is traveling at 16 m/s around the road, it is moving at the bottom on the incline (inner radius of the road when viewed from...

physics
A bicyclist starts a timed race at 6 mph In order to win, he must average 21 mph Assuming constant acceleration from the start, how fast must he be traveling at the end of the race?

Calculus
Two cars start moving from the same point. One travels south at 60 mph and the other travels west at 25 mph. At what rate is the distance between the cars increasing 2 hours later? Let x = the distance covered by the south traveling car. Let y = the distance covered by the ...

physics
A car initially traveling eastward turns north by traveling in a circular path at uniform speed as in the figure below. The length of the arc ABC is 210 m, and the car completes the turn in 38.0 s. (a) What is the acceleration when the car is at B located at an angle of 35.0...

physics
A car initially traveling eastward turns north by traveling in a circular path at uniform speed as in the figure below. The length of the arc ABC is 210 m, and the car completes the turn in 38.0 s. (a) What is the acceleration when the car is at B located at an angle of 35.0...

Physics
A boat is traveling with a speed 7.2 mph over the water and at a direction of 87 degrees counterclockwise from east. The river itself is flowing east at 4.9 mph relative to its bank. What is the speed of the boat relative to the river bank to the nearest hundredth of a mph?

Physics
A car traveling 89 strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.81 . a.)What was the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? b.)Express the answer in terms of "'s," where .

algebra 1
select an appropriate unit from the choices below and connect the rate to that unit. answer a - ft /s answer b - mph answer c - mm/s answer d - km/s question : A car traveling at 36 ft/s

Physics
You are driving at the speed of 33.4 m/s (74.7296 mph) when suddenly the car in front of you (previously traveling at the same speed) brakes. Considering an average human reaction, you press your brakes 0.484 s later. Assume that the brakes on both cars are fully engaged and ...

calculus
Car A is 30 mi apart from car b. Car A moves 30 mph due east at the same time car b moves 30 degrees south of east. how fast is the distance between them changing after an hour.

physics
A car traveling at 90 km/h strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.72 m. What was the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? Express the answer in terms of "g's," where 1.00g = 9.80 m/s2

Physics
A car traveling at 86 km/h strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.86 m. What was the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? Express the answer in terms of "g's," where 1.00g = 9.80 m/s2

physics
A car traveling at 90 km/h strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.87 m. What was the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? Express the answer in terms of "g's," where 1.00g = 9.80 m/s2

Physics
A car traveling 80 is 120 behind a truck traveling 66 . How long will it take the car to reach the truck?

physics
a car traveling 41.6 m/s is 190 m behind a truck traveling 19.4 m/s. how long will it take the car to reach the truck?

AP Physics
A car traveling 92 km/h is 130 m behind a truck traveling 75 km/h. How long will it take the car to reach the truck?

calc
a) A car is traveling at 50 mi/h when the brakes are fully applied, producing a constant deceleration of 40 ft/s^2. What is the distance covered before the car comes to a stop? b) A car braked with a constant deceleration of 40 ft/s^2 and produced skid marks measuring 160 feet...

Can you plz check this :0 True/False 1. Kilometers per hour describes the speed of an object. (1 point) true false * Multiple Choice 2. Which of the following reference points would allow you to observe the speed of a car that you are traveling in? (1 point) an airplane flying...

Math
Please help me! Two cars leave town going opposite directions. One car is traveling 55 mph, and the other is traveling 65 mph How long will it take before they are 180 miles apart? Hint: The time for both cars is the same and can be represented by "t." The total distance is ...

inter Algebra
Pick a car and find its top speed. Assuming that your chosen car reaches its top speed at the top of a ramp, leaving the ramp vertically 20 feet about the ground: 1.) When will the car land back on the ground? 2.) When would the car be traveling the fastest? 3.) When would the...

physics
A train is traveling along a straight, horizontal track at a constant speed of 20 mph (i.e.,a non-relativistic speed). An observer on the train places paint cans at the front and back of one of the cars. She then detonates the cans. Due to a malfunction, the can at the front ...

Math
Two airplanes leave Dallas, Texas traveling in opposite directions. One is traveling 28 mph faster than the other airplane. How fast is the faster airplane traveling if the two airplanes are 2,320 miles apart after 2 hours and 30 minutes?

physical
You are traveling in a car toward a hill at a speed of 42.1 mph. The car's horn emits sound waves of frequency 251 Hz, which move with a speed of 343 m/s. a) Determine the frequency with which the waves strike the hill. b) What is the frequency of the reflected sound waves you...

physics
1. A ball moving horizontally clears a net 2 meters high. What maximum speed can it have if it is to fall within 5 meters of the net? 2.A pulley system lifts a load of 800 Newtons, 20 centimeters while the rope pulling it moves 100 cm. a. How much force must be applied to lift...

physics
A car traveling at 120 strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.90 . What was the magnitude of the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? Express the answer in terms of "'s," where 1.00 = 9.80 .

physics
A car traveling at 120 strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.90 . What was the magnitude of the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? Express the answer in terms of "'s," where 1.00 = 9.80 .

physics
A car traveling at 100 km/h strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.85 m . What was the magnitude of the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? Express the answer in terms of "g's," where 1.00 g = 9....

algebra
Some bank robbers leave town, speeding at 71 mph. Twelve minutes later, the police give chase, traveling at 80 mph. How long will it take after the robbery for the police to overtake the robbers?

physics
You are traveling in a car toward a hill at a speed of 40.8 mph. The car's horn emits sound waves of frequency 243 Hz, which move with a speed of 340 m/s.The frequency with which the waves strike the hill is 254.7Hz and the frequency of the reflected sound waves you hear 271.2...

physics
A car with a mass of 1000kg is travelling at a constant velocity. The force from the engine is 200Newtons. Calculate the acceleration of the car using the formula f=ma. How long will it take this car to travel 0-60 mph (n.b. 1mph = 0.45m/s)

4.how does the kinectic energy of a 10,000-kg train traveling at a speed of 10 m/s compare with that of a 2,600-kg compact car traveling twice as fast? A.the train has less kinectic energy than the car. B.the train has more kinectic energy than the car.(I PICK THIS) C.the ...

Physics
You are driving at the speed of 33.4 m/s (74.7296 mph) when suddenly the car in front of you (previously traveling at the same speed) brakes. Considering an average human reaction, you press your brakes 0.484 s later. Assume that the brakes on both cars are fully engaged and ...

Physics
A car is behind a truck going 18 m/s on the highway. The car's driver looks for an opportunity to pass, guessing that his car can accelerate at 0.6 m/s2 and that he has to cover the 20-m length of the truck, plus 10-m extra space at the rear of the truck and 10 m more at the ...

Trigonometry
A car traveling at a constant rate due east passes an interstate exit that is 1.0 mile from a gas station. The gas station is S50°E of the exit. After the car has traveled for 2.0 minutes, its bearing to the gas station is S55°W. How fast is the car traveling?

Physic
A car traveling 100 km/h is 200m away from a truck traveling 50 km/h (in the same direction). Assuming constant braking acceleration, what is the minimum deceleration the car must have if it is not to hit the truck? Can someone hint me on how I can start this problem? Thanks

Physics
The chemical potential energy of a certain amount of gasoline is converted into kinetic energy in a truck that increases its speed from 0 mph to 30 mph. To pass another truck the driver accelerates from 30 mph to 60 mph. Compared to the energy required to go from 0 to 30 mph, ...

Physics
The chemical potential energy of a certain amount of gasoline is converted into kinetic energy in a truck that increases its speed from 0 mph to 30 mph. To pass another truck the driver accelerates from 30 mph to 60 mph. Compared to the energy required to go from 0 to 30 mph, ...

4.how does the kinectic energy of a 10,000-kg train traveling at a speed of 10 m/s compare with that of a 2,600-kg compact car traveling twice as fast? A.the train has less kinectic energy than the car. B.the train has more kinectic energy than the car.(I PICK THIS) C.the ...

algebra d=rt word problem
A car travels from one town to another at a speed of 32 mph. If it had gone 4 mph faster, it could have made the trip in 1/2 hour less time. How far apart are the towns.

Physics
A car traveling 88 km/h is 80 m behind a truck traveling 75 km/h. How long will it take the car to reach the truck

HCC
A motorcycle is following a car that is traveling at constant speed on a straight highway. Initially, the car and the motorcycle are both traveling at the same speed of 19.5 m/s , and the distance between them is 57.0 m . After t1 = 4.00 s , the motorcycle starts to accelerate...

math
two trains are at stations that are 800 miles apart. if they start traveling toward each other at the same time one averaging 67 mph and the other averaging 53 mph in how many hours will they pass each other?

Calculus
According to Car and Driver, an Alfa Romeo going 70 mph requires 177 feet to stop. Assuming that the stopping distance is proportional to the square of the velocity, find the stopping distance required by an Alfa Romeo going at 55 mph and at 115 mph.

calculus
According to Car and Driver, an Alfa Romeo going 70 mph requires 177 feet to stop. Assuming that the stopping distance is proportional to the square of the velocity, find the stopping distance required by an Alfa Romeo going at 45 mph and at 115 mph.

physics
The driver of a car wishes to pass a truck that is traveling at a constant speed of 19.0 m/s . Initially, the car is also traveling at a speed 19.0 m/s and its front bumper is a distance 24.3 m behind the truck's rear bumper. The car begins accelerating at a constant ...

Physics
) A car is traveling on a straight, horizontal road at 20 m/s when the driver slams on the brakes. The force of friction between the car and the road is 900 N. The mass of the car is 1800 kg. (a) Make a free body diagram for the car on the set of axes provided. (b) How far ...

Algebra
A car travels from one town to another at a speed of 42 mph. If it had gone 6 mph faster, it could have made the trip in a half hour less time. How far apart are the towns? The answer is ___ mi?

algebra help
Two motorcyclists start at the same point and travel in opposite directions. One travel 3 mph faster than the other. In two hours they are 206 miles apart. How fast is each traveling? The speed of the slower motorcyclist is ___ mph.

Algebra 1
Two bullet trains leave the station at the same time traveling in opposite direction. The northbound train goes 125 mph and the southbound train goes 120 mph. After how long will they be 735 miles apart?

physics
A car traveling 90km/h is 100m behind a truck traveling 75km/h. How long will it take the car to reach the truck? which one of newtons 4 equations should be used in order to solve this equation? V=Vo + at X=Xo + Vot + 1/2 at2 V2= Vo2 + 2a(X-Xo) _ V=V+vo/2 any help i can get is...

Physics
A car traveling 91km/h strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.93m . What was the magnitude of the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? Express the answer in terms of "g's," where 1.00g=9.80m/s2

physics
A car traveling 56 km/h is 24 m from a barrier when the driver slams on the brakes. The car hits the barrier 2s later a) what is the car's constant deceleration before the impact? b)How fast is the car traveling at impact? I don't get the impact parts... I'm not entirely sure ...

math
For a motor vehicle traveling at r miles per hour, the distance d in feet required to stop is approximately d=0.05r^2 + r. If a school bus is traveling at 45 mph, how many feet, to the nearest foot would it travel?

College Physics
A car initially traveling northeast (45° N of E) at 28.3 m/s takes 6.0 s to turn to the east. After the turn, the car is traveling due east at 20.0 m/s. What is the value and direction of the change in velocity?

math
There are 2 trains, one in Los Angeles and the other one in Denver. Train 1 left Los Angeles at 10am and was traveling east at a speed of 100 mph. Train 2 left Denver at 1pm and was traveling west at 80 mph. Which train is closer to Los Angeles when they meet each other?

Chemistry
Hi, This is a challenge question for my intro chemistry class and I'd really like to do it. Its in 2 parts. 1. Consider a 2790-lb automobile clocked by law-enforcement radar at a speed of 85.5 mph (miles/hour). If the position of the car is known to within 5.0 feet at the time...

Algebraic
Salem and Vernon ville are 168 miles apart. A car leaves Salem traveling towards Vernonville, and another car leaves Vernonville at the same time, traveling towards Salem. The car leaving Salem averages 10 miles per hour more than the other and they meet after 1 hour and 36 ...

physics
Two cars start from rest at the same location and at the same instant and race along a straight track. Car A accelerates at 6.6 fps2 to a speed of 90 mph and then runs at this constant speed. Car B accelerates at 4.4 fps2 to a speed of 96 mph and then runs a a constant speed...

physics
A car traveling 30 k/h suddenly speeds up to 60k/h.What can you conclude from this information? (A) There was a change in the potential energy of the car. (B) No work ( in its scientific meaning) was done on the car. (C)The car will take four times longer to come to a complete...

Physics
Two cars drive on a straight highway. At time t = 0, car 1 passes mile marker 0 traveling due east with a speed of 22.0 m/s. At the same time, car 2 is 1.4 km east of mile marker 0 traveling at 30.0 m/s due west. Car 1 is speeding up with an acceleration of magnitude 3.0 m/s2 ...

physicss
A car traveling 84 km\h is 150 m behind a truck traveling 67km\h. How long will it take the car to reach the truck?(Second) I'll got the answer and it was 30 second But I really dono how It was solved I need the wayyy;((

algebra
Trains A and B are traveling in the same direction on parallel tracks. Train A is traveling at 60 mph and train B at 63 mph. Train A passes a station at 11:10 AM. If train B passes the same station at 11:40 AM, at what time will train B catch up to train A? When will train B ...

Physics
Need Help with physics! Two cars drive on a straight highway. At time t = 0, car 1 passes mile marker 0 traveling due east with a speed of 17.0 m/s. At the same time, car 2 is 1.3 km east of mile marker 0 traveling at 30.0 m/s due west. Car 1 is speeding up with an ...

PHYSICS
A car traveling at a constant velocity of 30.0 m/sec passes an intersection at time t=0. 45 seconds later a second car passes the same intersection and its traveling in the same direction at a constant velocity of 55 m/sec. when does the second car overtake the first car? how ...

PHYSICS
a car traveling at a constant velocity of 30 m/sec passes an intersection at time t=0 45 seconds later a second car passes the same intersection and its traveling in the same direction at a constant velocity of 55 m/sec. when does the second car overtake the first car? how far...

Calculus, antiderivatives
A student accelerates from rest at a rate of 3 miles/min^2. How far will the car have traveled at the moment it reaches a velocity of 65 miles/60 min? a(t) = 3 miles/min^2 so v(t) = 3t + k miles/min but when t=0, v=0 so k=0 then v(t)=3t d(t) = 3/2 t^2 + c but when t=0 d, the ...

math
The stopping distance D of a car after the brakes have been applied varies directly as the square of the speed s. A certain car traveling at 70 mi/h can stop in 343 ft. What is the maximum speed it can be traveling if it needs to stop in 160 ft?

physics
If a car moving at 76.0 mph takes 500 ft to stop with uniform acceleration after its brakes are applied, how far will it take to stop under the same conditions if its initial velocity is 38.0 mph?.

physics
A 250 kg car starting from rest is pushed 30m. When the car reaches 30m, it’s traveling at a speed of 12m/s and it encounters 52N of friction. What is the acceleration of the car and what is the force of the push on the car?

physics
a 2250 kg car is traveling at 20 m/s to the west. the force required to stop the car at 7890 N to the east. How long will it take the car to stop? How far would the car move before stopping?

physics
A delivery truck with a mass of 1700 kg is stopped in the street w/o its brakes on, when a small car hits it from behind. The car has a mass of 650 kg, and is traveling at 3.7m/s immediately before it hits the truck. Both the car and the truck have good bumpers, so assume the ...

physics
A car is traveling at 95km/hr. the driver steps on the brakes and the car comes to a stop in 60m. What is the car's deceleration?

Math
A car is going 50mi/h after 5s. The car is traveling 30mi/h about how long does it take the car to stop

math
Mary and John are 128 miles apart. A car leaves Mary traveling towards John and another car leaves John at the same time traveling towards Mary. The car leaving Mary averages 10 miles per hour more than the other car and they meet after 1 hour and 36 minutes. What are the ...

Integrated Algebra
A Japanese bullet train leaves the station tra traveling west at 164 mph. A pigeon which was resting on the train is startled and starts flying east at 40 mph. After two hours, how far apart are the pigeon and the train?

math
If a car is travelling at 35 MPH and rear ends another car, at what rate will the impact be?

Science
A car is traveling at 65 km/hr. The brakes are applied and the car stops in 3 seconds. What is the car's acceleration?

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 ...

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 ...

physics
A car initially traveling eastward turns north by traveling in a circular path at uniform speed as in the figure. The length of the arc ABC is 259 m, and the car completes the turn in 38.0 s. a)Determine the car's speed.m/s b)What is the magnitude and direction of the ...

Trains A and B are traveling in the same direction on parallel tracks. Train A is traveling at 40mph, B is traveling at 44 mph. Train A passes a station at 820am, train B passes the same station at 850. At what time will train B catch up to train A. My estimate is 924am

Analytical Mechanics
A car traveling at 100Km/hr smashes into a concrete abutment. Show that the collision is the equivalent to driving off the top of a ten story building. Allow 4 meter per story and neglect air resistance. Next, find the equivalent vertical height to represent the effect of a ...

math
A cyclist leaves his training base for a morning workout, riding at the rate of 18 mph. One hour later, his support staff leaves the base in a car going 52 mph in the same direction. How long will it take the support staff to catch up with the cyclist once the car leaves the ...

physics
A 1200 kg car is traveling at 45 km/h and hits a 1000 kg car parked on the edge of a 70 m deep canyon. What is the velocity of the two car wreck?

Math
Two boats start out from the same dock traveling at 9 mph and 12 mph respectively. The boats travel in slightly different directions and after 20 minutes are 2 miles apart. What is the angle that is formed by the paths of the two boats? I don't know how to set this up please ...

physics
a sports car can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 3.2s what is the acceleration of the car in m/s^2 what distance would it travel at this time

physics
Car traveling on circular track. Point A is at positive x,y. Point B is at positive x, negative y. A car is traveling around a horizontal circular track with radius r = 220 m as shown. It takes the car t = 51 s to go around the track once. The angle èA = 31° above the x axis...

Algebra Applications
Jacqueline is 115 miles away from Miranda. They are traveling towards each other. If Miranda travels 9 mph faster than Jacqueline and they meet after 5 hours, how fast was each traveling?

physics
the 900 kg car was traveling south and collided with the 2000kg car traveling west. they both got tangled and moved away from the impact point as one mass at 16.0m/s in the direction 24degrees west of south. what was the initial speed of each prior to the collision?

physics
a car traveling at 43m/s decelerates at a rate of 7.1 m/s squared. how long did it take the car to stop? what distance did the car travel while stopping?

Physics
A 500 kg car experiences a frictional force of 3208 N while turning, if the car is traveling around a turn of radius 16 m what is the velocity of the car?

Physics
A 500 kg car experiences a frictional force of 3080 N while turning, if the car is traveling around a turn of radius 17 m what is the velocity of the car?

Physics
A car is traveling with a kinetic energy if 2200 J. If a braking force of 1100 N is applied to the car, how far will the car travel before it stops?

Physics
A car is traveling with a kinetic energy if 2200 J. If a braking force of 1100 N is applied to the car, how far will the car travel before it stops?

Dynamics
During a high-speed chase, a 2400-lb sports car traveling at a speed of 100 mi/h just loses contact with the road as it reaches the crest A of a hill. a) Determine the radius of curvature r of the vertical profile of the road at A. b) Using the value of r found in a part a), ...

physics
a car driving down a road due south at a constant speed of 55 mph. what is the car's acceleration? how do you know

Physics
A motorcycle is following a car that is traveling at constant speed on a straight highway. Initially, the car and the motorcycle are both traveling at the same speed of 19.0m/s , and the distance between them is 52.0m . After t1 = 5.00s , the motorcycle starts to accelerate at...

Physics
A motorcycle is following a car that is traveling at constant speed on a straight highway. Initially, the car and the motorcycle are both traveling at the same speed of 19.0m/s , and the distance between them is 52.0m . After t1 = 5.00s , the motorcycle starts to accelerate at...

ALGEBRA-MAT117
Trains A & B are traveling if the same direction on parallel tracks. Train A is traveling at 100 miles an hour and Train B is traveling at 110 mph . Train A passes a station at 1:15 pm If Train B passes the same station at 1:45 pm what time will Train B catch up with Train A?

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