physics

posted by .

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 VELOCITY OF THE CAR AFTER ACCELERATING FOR 4 SECONDS

  • physics -

    V = at = 3m/s^2 * 4s = 12m/s.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. physics please help!

    A car driving along a straight road increases its velocity from 2.8 m/s to 9.7 m/s in 3 seconds. Calculate its acceleration in m/s^2 A skier in the Giant Slalom will accelerate at a constant 5.0 m/s^2 If she starts from rest, how fast …
  2. 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, …
  3. 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 …
  4. 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 …
  5. 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 …
  6. Physics

    A car accelerates from rest with a uniform acceleration of 1.7m/s for 10 seconds, its acceleration then reduces by 0.3m/s for 20 seconds of the motion, it then maintains the speed attained for another 20 seconds after which it decelerates …
  7. Physics

    A car starts from rest and attains a velocity of 40 metres per second in 20 seconds. it maintains this velocity for 30 seconds and then comes to rest in 25 seconds. 1. sketch the velocity time graph for the motion. 2. Calculate the …
  8. Science

    A car starts from rest and attains a velocity of 40 metres per second in 20 seconds. it maintains this velocity for 30 seconds and then comes to rest in 25 seconds. 1. sketch the velocity time graph for the motion. 2. Calculate the …
  9. Science

    A car starts from rest and attains a velocity of 40 metres per second in 20 seconds. it maintains this velocity for 30 seconds and then comes to rest in 25 seconds. Calculate the total distance covered by the body
  10. Science

    A car starts from rest and attains a velocity of 40 metres per second in 20 seconds. it maintains this velocity for 30 seconds and then comes to rest in 25 seconds. 1. sketch the velocity time graph for the motion.

More Similar Questions