Post a New Question

Physics

posted by .

A car is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, it accelerates with a constant acceleration of 2.5 m/s^2. At the same instant, a truck passes the car in the same direction with a constant velocity of 15 m/s. how long until the car catches the truck?

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. 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. …
  2. Physics

    A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, the truck accelerates at 2.5 meters per second squared. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 15 meters per second. Where and when does the truck catch up with …
  3. science

    A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, the truck accelerates at 2.2 m/s2. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 12 m/s. Where and when does the truck catch up with the car?
  4. physics

    A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, it accelerates at 2.7 m/s2. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 18 m/s. Where and when does the truck catch up with the car?
  5. physics

    A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, it accelerates at 2.9 m/s2. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 12 m/s. Where and when does the truck catch up with the car?
  6. physics

    A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, it accelerates at 2.2 m/s2. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 11 m/s. Where and when does the truck catch up with the car?
  7. Physics

    At the instant a traffic light turns green, a car starts with a constant acceleration of 1.8 m/s(squared). At the same instant, a truck travelling at a constant velocity of 8.5 m/s passes the car. How far beyond the starting point …
  8. 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 …
  9. physics

    A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, the truck accelerates at 2.5 m/s squared. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 15 m/s. Where and when does the truck catch up with the car?
  10. Physics

    A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, the truck accelerates at 2.0 m/s2. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 13 m/s. Where and when does the truck catch up with the car?

More Similar Questions

Post a New Question