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July 23, 2014

July 23, 2014

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**physics, dynamics**

Car A starts from rest at t = 0 and travels along a straight road with a constant acceleration of 2 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 27 m/s. Afterwards it maintains this speed. Also, when t = 0, car B located 2000 m down the road is traveling towards A at a constant speed of ...
*January 13, 2011 by siti*

**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*

**physics**

A 710 kg car travels along US-321. How much working is needed to keep the car traveling at a constant speed of 21.1 m/s around a curve of radius 28.2 m?
*December 10, 2009 by Cory *

**physics**

A 783 kg car travels along US 321. What net force is required to keep the car traveling at a constant speed of 28.8 mph around a curve whose radius is 26.4 m?
*November 20, 2009 by Alex*

**physics**

A 726 kg car travels from Boone to Blowing Rock along US321. How much working is needed to keep the car traveling at a constant speed of 21.8 m/s around a curve of radius 28.4 m?
*December 5, 2010 by KC*

**physics**

Two cars are traveling at the same constant speed v. Car A is moving along a straight section of the road, while B is rounding a circular turn. Which statement is true about the acceleration of the cars? a.) acceleration of both cars is zero b.) car A is accelerating but car B...
*October 19, 2010 by jo*

**hw**

A car travels along a straight road, heading east for 1 h, then traveling for 30 min on another road that leads northeast. If the car has maintained a constant speed of 56 mi/h, how far is it from its starting position?
*November 24, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physic**

You are traveling at a constant speed υM, and there is a car in front of you traveling with a speed υA You notice that υM>υA, so you start slowing down with a constant acceleration a when the distance between you and the other car is x. What relationship...
*September 29, 2013 by kolam*

**physics**

Both car A and car B leave school at the same time, traveling in the same direction. Car A travels at a constant speed of 75 km/h, while gonzalez (gg24935) – HW 02 – wieman – (053305132) 2 car B travels at a constant speed of 89 km/h. How far is Car A from school 3.3 h later? ...
*January 23, 2013 by gera-pleaseeeee*

**PHYSICS**

Both car A and car B leave school at the same time, traveling in the same direction. Car A travels at a constant speed of 79 km/h, while car B travels at a constant speed of 89 km/h. How far is Car A from school 1.6 h later? Answer in units of km IT'S NOT ASKING FOR THE ...
*September 13, 2011 by naia*

**Physics**

At the instant the traffic light turns green, a car that has been waiting at an intersection starts ahead with a constant acceleration of 2.85m/s^2. At the same instant a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 19.0m/s, overtakes and passes the car. A) How far beyond its ...
*July 9, 2011 by Arthur*

**physics**

Both car A and car B leave school at the same time, traveling in the same direction. Car A travels at a constant speed of 79 km/h, while car B travels at a constant speed of 89 km/h. How far is Car A from school 1.6 h later? Answer in units of km
*September 13, 2011 by naia*

**Physics**

Both car A and car B leave school at the same time, traveling in the same direction. Car A travels at a constant speed of 79 km/h, while car B travels at a constant speed of 89 km/h. How far is Car A from school 2.1 h later? Answer in units of km
*January 15, 2012 by Shannen*

**physics**

Both car A and car B leave school at the same time, traveling in the same direction. Car A travels at a constant speed of 78 km/h, while car B travels at a constant speed of 88 km/h. How far is Car A from school 2 h later? Answer in units of km
*September 8, 2012 by Alex*

**physics**

Cars A and B are racing each other along the same straight road in the following manner: Car A has a head start and is a distance Da beyond the starting line at t=0. The starting line is at x=0. Car A travels at a constant speed Va. Car B starts at the starting line but has a ...
*June 30, 2011 by mjLa*

**Math**

A car travels along a straight road, heading east for 1 h, then traveling for 30 min on another road that leads northeast. If the car has maintained a constant speed of 48 mi/h, how far is it from its starting position? Round your answer to 2 decimal places.
*April 13, 2011 by Jessica *

**physics**

car P travels due East along a straight highway at a constant speed of 30m/s. at 9:00am , P passes Exit 17. At precisely the same moment, car Q passes Exit 16, traveling due West as constant 26m/s. Slightly later, car P and car Q pass the same point. knowing the ecits are ...
*May 22, 2013 by kelsey*

**physics**

Cars A and B are racing each other along a straight path in following manner: Car A has head start and is a distance dA beyond starting line at t=0. The starting line is at x=o. Car A travels at constant speed vA. Car B starts at starting line but has better engine than car A ...
*September 27, 2009 by help*

**physics**

Cars A and B are racing each other along a straight path in following manner: Car A has head start and is a distance dA beyond starting line at t=0. The starting line is at x=o. Car A travels at constant speed vA. Car B starts at starting line but has better engine than car A ...
*September 27, 2009 by help*

**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), ...
*March 24, 2011 by Sarah*

**physics**

Both car A and car B leave school at the same time, traveling in the same direction. Car A travels at a constant speed of 70 km/h, while car B travels at a constant speed of 88 km/h.How far is Car A from school 2.1 h later?
*September 10, 2012 by mia*

**Dynamics of Rigid Bodies**

Two cars, A and B, are traveling along the same route. Car A is traveling at 4.5 m/s and has a mass of 1150 kg. Car B is traveling at 6.7 m/s and has a mass of 1300 kg. If car B gently bumps into car A and their bumpers lock together, what will be their common velocity then?
*April 10, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

You are traveling in a convertible with the top down. The car is moving at a constant velocity 22.7 m/s, due east along flat ground. You throw a tomato straight upward at a speed of 14.9 m/s. How far has the car moved when you get a chance to catch the tomato?
*February 10, 2011 by dyer*

**physics**

You are traveling in a convertible with the top down. The car is moving at a constant velocity 20.0m/s due east along flat ground. You throw a tomato straight upward at a speed of 15.9m/s. how far has the car moved when you get a chance to catch a tomato?
*September 23, 2012 by mo*

**physics**

You are traveling in a convertible with the top down. The car is moving at a constant velocity of 16.6 m/s, due east along flat ground. You throw a tomato straight upward at a speed of 9.85 m/s. How far has the car moved when you get a chance to catch the tomato?
*June 8, 2014 by derick*

**Science**

#1. Kilometers per hour describes the speed of an object. ture false **** #2. Which of the following reference points would allow you to observe the speed of a car that you are traveling in? a) an airplane flying across the sky b) a car traveling next to you at the same speed ...
*February 27, 2014 by Mindy *

**science**

If you were riding on a train, which of the following would look as if it is not moving? the conductor walking by you a building you are passing a flying bird<---- a person sitting next to you Which of the following reference points would allow you to observe the speed of a...
*April 13, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math**

A car travels along a straight road, heading east for one hour then traveling for thirty minutes on another road that leads northeast. If the car has maintained a constant speed of forty miles an hour, how far is it from its starting position
*November 12, 2010 by tonda *

**math**

Suppose that a certain municipality uses the equation y=3(x-50)+30 to determine the fine assessed a car which exceeds the 50 mph speed limit. Let x=speed of the car (in mph) and y=corresponding fine in dollars. a)What is the fine for traveling at 55 mph? b)If the fine is $126...
*December 30, 2012 by kathy m.*

**physics mechanical energy and power**

A car m = 1850 kg is traveling at a constant speed of v = 30 m/s. The car experiences a force of drag (air resistance) of Fd = 300 N. Write an expression for the power the car must produce Pi to maintain its speed. Part (b) What is the power in HP? No Attempt No Attempt Part (...
*October 7, 2013 by carlo*

**Physics**

A car traveling with constant speed travels 150 in two hours. What is the speed of the car in SI UNITS?
*September 7, 2011 by Parish*

**dynamics**

traveling with an initial speed of 70km/h. a car accelerates at 6000km/hr^2 along a straight road. how long will it take to reach a speed of 120km/hr? also, through what distance does the car travel during this time.?
*April 18, 2012 by chanz11*

**Physics**

At the instant a traffic light turns green, a car starts moving with a constant acceleration a of 3.05 m/s^2. At the same time a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 10.15 m/s, overtakes and passes the car. How far beyond the traffic light will the car overtake the truck...
*October 8, 2007 by Lindsay*

**phyics**

If two cars are traveling along a straight road, one behind the other. the first is traveling at a constant velocity of 10 m/s. the second, approaching from the rear, is traveling at 22 m/s. when the second car is 300m behind the first, the driver applies the brakes, ...
*November 6, 2010 by billy*

**physics**

A car travels along a roadwith a speed of v=25 m/s (about 50 mi/h). The coefficient of kinetic frictionbetween the tires and the pavement is mu k=.55. a). If the driver applies the brakes and the tires "lock up" so that they skid along the road, how far does the car travel ...
*September 23, 2010 by Holly*

**Engineering Physics**

A car and a train move together along straight, parallel paths with the same constant cruising speed v(initial). At t=0 the car driver notices a red light ahead and slows down with constant acceleration -a(initial). Just as the car comes to a full stop, the light immediately ...
*September 16, 2009 by Andrew Rozmarynowycz*

**math**

A race car driver starts along a 50-mile race course traveling at an average speed of 90 mph. Fifteen minutes later a second driver starts along the same course at an average speed of 120 mph. Will the second car overtake the first car before the drivers reach the end of the ...
*July 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Science ~CHECK ANSWERS PLEASE~**

#1. Kilometers per hour describes the speed of an object. ture false **** #2. Which of the following reference points would allow you to observe the speed of a car that you are traveling in? a) an airplane flying across the sky b) a car traveling next to you at the same speed ...
*February 27, 2014 by Mindy *

**Physics**

A 3800 kg open railroad car coasts along with a constant speed of 8.60 m/s on a level track. Snow begins to fall vertically and fills the car at a rate of 3.50 kg/min. ignoring friction with the tracks what is the speed of the car after 90.0 minutes?
*November 11, 2009 by Sasha*

**Math**

I have another problem that I don't know how to solve. A car travels along a straight road, heading east for 1 hour, then traveling 30 minutes on another road that leads northeast. If the car had maintained a constant speed of 40 mph, how far is it from it's starting position...
*January 16, 2014 by Cassie*

**PHYSICS**

A 5630 kg open railroad car coasts along with a constant speed of 8.64 m/s on a level track. Snow begins to fall vertically and fills the car at a rate of 3.50 kg per minute. Ignoring friction with the tracks, what is the speed of the car after 94.8 min?
*June 6, 2012 by Matthew Goldberg*

**intermidiate algebra**

pick a car find its top speed. Asusuming that your chosen car reaches its top speed at the top of a ramp, leaving the ramp vertically 20 feet about the ground? 2. When would the car be traveling the fastest? 3.)When would the car be traveling the slowest? 4.) based on the ...
*November 14, 2010 by linda*

**Physics.**

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 95 km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 120 km/h. Precisely 1.00 sec. after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 1.90 m/s^2 , how much time passes before the police car...
*October 7, 2010 by Michael*

**physics**

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 95km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 14km/h .Precisely 2.50s after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 2.30m/s^2 , how much time passes before the police car ...
*April 15, 2012 by kelly*

**Physics **

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 80km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 135km/h. Precisely 3.00s after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 1.50m/s^2 , how much time passes before the police car ...
*October 6, 2013 by Matthew*

**Physics**

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 80 km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 125 km/h. Precisely 3.00 s after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 2.40 m/s^2, how much time passes before the police car ...
*April 15, 2012 by Kim*

**college physics 44**

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 95km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 14km/h .Precisely 2.50s after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 2.30m/s^2 , how much time passes before the police car ...
*April 15, 2012 by ally*

**physics - college **

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 95km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 14km/h .Precisely 2.50s after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 2.30m/s^2 , how much time passes before the police car ...
*April 15, 2012 by bill *

**physics - college **

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 95km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 14km/h .Precisely 2.50s after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 2.30m/s^2 , how much time passes before the police car ...
*April 15, 2012 by bill *

**Physics**

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 80 is passed by a speeder traveling 145 .Precisely 2.50 after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 1.80 , how much time passes before the police car overtakes the ...
*October 4, 2011 by George*

**physics**

A car of mass 1500 kg traveling at 15.6 m/s loses its brakes and collides with the rear end of the car in front of it, which has a mass of 1020 kg and is traveling in the same direction at 12.5 m/s. If the smaller car is given a speed of 15.3 m/s by the collision, what is the...
*April 18, 2013 by YOLO*

**physics **

A speeder traveling at a constant speed of 125km/h races past a billboard. A patrol car pursues from rest with constant acceleration of (8.0km/h)/s until it reaches its maximum speed of 190km/h, which it maintains until it catches up with the speeder. (a) How long does it take...
*August 27, 2013 by alex *

**Physics**

The instant a traffic light turns green a car that has been waiting at the light starts forward with a constant acceleration of 10 ft/s^2. At the same instant a truck traveling at a constant 30 ft/s overtakes and passes the car. 1. how far beyond the starting point will the ...
*October 9, 2007 by Ashley*

**Physics . pls help me :)**

Two train cars are on a straight, horizontal track. One car starts at rest and is put in motion with a constant acceleration of 2m/s^2. This car moves towards a second car that is 30 away. The second car is moving away from the first car and is traveling at a constant speed of...
*June 27, 2014 by #631*

**Physics**

A 3600 kg open railroad car coasts along with a constant speed of 11.0 m/s on a level track. Snow begins to fall vertically and fills the car at a rate of 3.70 kg/min. Ignoring friction with the tracks, what is the speed of the car after 80.0 min?
*November 10, 2010 by Linda*

**Physics**

A car traveling at a constant speed of 33.4 m/s passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second later the trooper starts the car with a constant acceleration of 3.28 m/s2 How long after the trooper starts the chase does he overtake the speeding car
*September 25, 2013 by Sara*

**Physics**

A car traveling at a constant speed of 33.4 m/s passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second later the trooper starts the car with a constant acceleration of 3.28 m/s2 How long after the trooper starts the chase does he overtake the speeding car
*September 25, 2013 by Sara*

**Physics**

A car traveling at a constant speed of 33.4 m/s passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second later the trooper starts the car with a constant acceleration of 3.28 m/s2 How long after the trooper starts the chase does he overtake the speeding car
*September 25, 2013 by Sara*

**Physics**

A car traveling at a constant speed of 33.4 m/s passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second later the trooper starts the car with a constant acceleration of 3.28 m/s2 How long after the trooper starts the chase does he overtake the speeding car
*September 25, 2013 by Sara*

**Physics**

A car traveling at a constant speed of 33.4 m/s passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second later the trooper starts the car with a constant acceleration of 3.28 m/s2 How long after the trooper starts the chase does he overtake the speeding car
*September 25, 2013 by Sara*

**Physics**

A car traveling at a constant speed of 33.4 m/s passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second later the trooper starts the car with a constant acceleration of 3.28 m/s2 How long after the trooper starts the chase does he overtake the speeding car
*September 25, 2013 by Sara*

**physics**

A motorcycle officer hidden at an intersection observes a car driven by an oblivious driver who ignores a stop sign and continues through the intersection at constant speed. The police officer takes off in pursuit 1.98 s after the car has passed the stop sign. She accelerates ...
*August 18, 2011 by laura*

**College Physics**

A 3400 kg open railroad car coasts along with a constant speed of 7.50 m/s on a level track. Snow begins to fall vertically and fills the car at a rate of 5.10 kg/min.Ignoring friction with the tracks, what is the speed of the car after 85.0 min ?
*March 14, 2010 by Sandy*

**Physics**

A car traveling at a constant speed of 33 m/s passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second later the trooper starts the car with a constant acceleration of 2.62 m/s^2. How long after the trooper starts the chase does he overtake the speeding car? (answer in units of s)
*August 28, 2011 by Bethany*

**Physics**

A car traveling at a constant speed of 33 m/s passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second later the trooper starts the car with a constant acceleration of 2.62 m/s^2. How long after the trooper starts the chase does he overtake the speeding car? (answer in units of s)
*August 28, 2011 by Bethany*

**Physics**

A car traveling at a constant speed of 39.6 m/s passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second later the trooper starts the car with a constant acceleration of 2.25 m/s^2 . How long after the trooper starts the chase does he overtake the speeding car? Answer in units of s
*September 9, 2012 by Joe*

**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...
*January 22, 2011 by David*

**physics**

I need help with this question. A car travels along a straight and level road at a constant speed of 6.2 m/s. Calculate how long (in seconds) it will take the car to travel a total distance of 262.4 miles along this road.
*September 13, 2011 by samira*

**Physics**

A 17000 kg railroad car travels along on a level frictionless track with a constant speed of 23.0 m/s. A 5100 kg additional load is dropped onto the car. What then will be its speed in meters/second?
*July 10, 2013 by Zach*

**physics**

A car is traveling at a constant speed of 27.1 m/s on a highway. At the instant this car passes an entrance ramp, a second car enters the highway from the ramp. The second car starts from rest and has a constant acceleration. What acceleration must it maintain, so that the two...
*October 10, 2011 by abbie*

**phyics**

A car is traveling at a constant speed of 31.8 m/s on a highway. At the instant this car passes an entrance ramp, a second car enters the highway from the ramp. The second car starts from rest and has a constant acceleration. What acceleration must it maintain, so that the ...
*September 24, 2013 by larry*

**Physics**

A car is driven from point A to B at a constant speed of 25.0 m/s along a straight line, and then back from point B to A at a constant speed of 20.0 m/s. The values of the average speed over the entire trip is?
*January 19, 2010 by Mandy*

**college physics**

A car is driven from point A to B at a constant speed of 25.0 m/s along a straight line, and then back from point B to A at a constant speed of 20.0 m/s. The values of the average speed over the entire trip is?
*January 19, 2010 by Mandy*

**physics**

The combined mass of a race car and its driver is 600. kilograms. Traveling at a constant speed, the car completes one lap around a circular track of radius 160 meters in 36 seconds. A) Based on the given information, calculate the speed of the car. B) Calculate the magnitude ...
*January 10, 2010 by Nicole*

**Physics**

A car is traveling a road that makes quarter of a circle with a constant speed. What is the magnitude of the average velocity of the car?
*March 1, 2011 by Jasalle*

**Maths**

Any help with the following would be greatly appreciated. I don't understand how to use the information given to create the equation. 1) A car travels between A and B at an average speed of 60 km/h. If the car increased its average speed to 100 km/h it would take 10 minutes ...
*April 21, 2010 by Sindy*

**Physics**

A car traveling at constant speed safely negotiates a frictionless banked curved. Calculate the speed of the car when the road is banked at 20 degrees and the radius of its path is 50 meters. (HINT - Do not rotate your axes) Answer v=13.35 m/s
*November 21, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A car traveling at constant speed safely negotiates a frictionless banked curved. Calculate the speed of the car when the road is banked at 20 degrees and the radius of its path is 50 meters. HINT – Do not rotate your axes. Answer v = 13.35 m/s
*November 25, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

The speedometer of your car shows that you are traveling at a constant speed of 35 m/s. Is it possible that your car is accelerating? yes no If so, explain how this could happen. see the above post.
*March 20, 2007 by Mary*

**physics**

A car is traveling with a constant speed 80 miles per hour a road that makes half a circle. What is the average velocity of the car?
*May 24, 2010 by ray*

**physics**

A car is traveling a road that includes two sides of an equilateral triangle with a constant speed s. What is the magnitude of the average velocity v of the car?
*March 8, 2011 by sandhu*

**physics**

A train is moving parallel and adjacent to a highway with a constant speed of 23 m/s. A car is traveling in the same direction as the train at 46 m/s. The car’s horn sounds at 550 Hz and the train’s whistle sounds at 360 Hz. When the car is behind the train what fre- quency ...
*January 26, 2014 by anonumous*

**Physics**

Suppose that a NASCAR race car is moving to the right with a constant velocity of +92 m/s. What is the average acceleration of the car? (b) Twelve seconds later, the car is halfway around the track and traveling in the opposite direction with the same speed. What is the ...
*September 5, 2011 by Kyle*

**Physics**

Both car A and car B leave school at the same time, traveling in the same direction. Car A travels at a constant speed of 77 km/h, while car B travels at a constant speed of 89 km/h. 1. How long does it take car A to reach a gas station a distance 247 km from the school? ...
*September 8, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

To save fuel, some truck drivers try to maintain a constant speed when possible. A truck traveling at 110.0 km/hr approaches a car stopped at the red light. When the truck is 211.7 meters from the car the light turns green and the car immediately begins to accelerate at 2.30 m...
*March 2, 2014 by Yarielis*

**11th grade Physics**

A car does 6.0 104 J of work in traveling 2.6 km at constant speed. What was the average retarding force (from all sources) acting on the car?
*February 13, 2010 by Luricela*

**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**

A car initially traveling at 31.0 m/s undergoes a constant negative acceleration of magnitude 2.00 m/s2 after its brakes are applied. (a) How many revolutions does each tire make before the car comes to a stop, assuming the car does not skid and the tires have radii of 0.330 m...
*March 27, 2010 by Kelsey*

**physics**

(from Arons) Cars A and B travel along the same straight track. Car A is located at position s= 0.20 m at clock reading t= 0.0 s, and it maintains a constant speed of v= 0.17 m/s. Car B is located at position s=0.0 m at clock reading t= 0.04 s, and it maintains a constant ...
*October 8, 2012 by veronics*

**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...
*November 22, 2009 by Jill*

**physics**

At the instant a traffic light turns green, a car starts moving with a constant acceleration a of 4.00 m/s2. At the same instant a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 10.09 m/s, overtakes and passes the car. How far beyond the traffic light will the car overtake the truck?
*December 4, 2010 by Brittany*

**Physics**

A car traveling 56 km/h is 21.0 m from a barrier when the driver slams on the brakes. The car hits the barrier 2.17 s later. a)What was the car's constant deceleration before impact? b)How fast was the car traveling at impact?
*September 2, 2009 by Nick*

**mitx 8.01x Classical Mechanics **

A motorist traveling with constant speed of vc = 17.000 m/s passes a school-crossing corner, where the speed limit is 10 m/s. Just as the motorist passes, a police officer on a motorcycle stopped at the corner starts off in pursuit. The officer accelerates from rest at am = 3....
*September 10, 2013 by youlife*

**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 ...
*April 6, 2014 by anonymous*

**Physics**

Two cars pass each other traveling at the same speed. One car has a constant velocity of 18.0 m/s east. The other car has a constant acceleration of 3.00 m/s^2, west. How much time will have elapsed until the cars are 128 m apart?
*October 11, 2012 by Alex*

**Physics**

A speeder traveling at a constant speed of 102 km/h races past a billboard. A patrol car pursues from rest with constant acceleration of (9 km/h)/s until it reaches its maximum speed of 146 km/h, which it maintains until it catches up with the speeder. How long does it take ...
*January 28, 2012 by Anon*

**Physics**

A sleepy man drives a car along a straight section of highway at a constant speed of 89.6 km/h. His eyes begin to close, and his car moves at an angle of 4.90° relative to the road. For how long can his attention lapse before the car begins to move across the lane divider, ...
*February 2, 2012 by Aaron*

**physics**

A train is moving parallel and adjacent to a highway with a constant speed of 22 m/s. Initially a car is 69 m behind the train, traveling in the same direction as the train at 35 m/s and accelerating at 3 m/s 2 . What is the speed of the car just as it passes the train
*January 19, 2011 by Katy*

**Physics**

A 1300 kg car is traveling along a straight road at 20 m/s. Two seconds later its speed is 24 m/s. What is the magnitude of the net force acting on the car during this time? I dont know what equation to use, and I keep getting stuck
*July 17, 2011 by falcon306*

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