# A car traveling 92 km/h is 70 m behind a truck traveling 75 km/h. How long will it take the car to reach the truck?

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### 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

### 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...

### Science 6 th grade

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

If a car is traveling at 60 mph how long would it take to slow to 30 if slammed on the brakes?

### 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....

### 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....

### science (check answers)

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 ...

### 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?

### physics

A truck is traveling at 12 m/s down a hill when the brakes on all four wheels lock. The hill makes an angle θ = 15° with respect to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the tires and the road is 0.7. How far does the truck skid before coming to a ...

### Physics

A car with good tires on a dry road can decelerate at about 5.0m/s/s when braking. If the car is traveling at 55miles/hour, how much time does it take the car to stop? 55 mph = 80.7 ft/s = 24.6 m/s Divide the initial speed by the deceleration rate to get the time required. (24...

### science(1answer)

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

A truck with a mass of 2200 kg, moving at 31 m/s (69 mph), crashes into an immovable wall. It crumples; after the collision, the truck is 0.65m shorter in length than it was before. What is the average speed and how long did the collision last? I was confused on how to start ...

### Physics

The car in front of you is driving 105 km/h on the highway. You pull out to pass the car travelling 114 km/h. Both cars are 2.7m long. You pull out when you are 10m behind the car in front of you and pull back in when you are 10m in front of the other car. How long does it ...

### physics

A firetruck is traveling at a velocity of +20 m/s in the x direction. As the truck passes x=63m it shoots a tennis ball backwards with a speed of 20 m/s relative to the truck at an angle of 39° from a height of 1.4 m. Neglect air resistance. At what x value does the tennis ...

### physics

A firetruck is traveling at a velocity of +20 m/s in the x direction. As the truck passes x=63m it shoots a tennis ball backwards with a speed of 20 m/s relative to the truck at an angle of 39° from a height of 1.4 m. Neglect air resistance. At what x value does the tennis ...

### physics

A firetruck is traveling at a velocity of +20 m/s in the x direction. As the truck passes x=63m it shoots a tennis ball backwards with a speed of 20 m/s relative to the truck at an angle of 39° from a height of 1.4 m. Neglect air resistance. At what x value does the tennis ...

### 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- ...

### Physics

A 1500kg car skids to a halt on a wet road where μk= 0.53. How fast was the car traveling if it leaves 62-m-long skid marks?

### physics

A train is moving parallel to a highway with a constant speed of 16.0 m/s. A car is traveling in the same direction as the train with a speed of 36.0 m/s. The car horn sounds at a frequency of 504 Hz, and the train whistle sounds at a frequency of 314 Hz. (a) When the car is ...

### Physics

The front 1.20 m of a 1,350-kg car is designed as a "crumple zone" that collapses to absorb the shock of a collision. (a) If a car traveling 22.0 m/s stops uniformly in 1.20 m, how long does the collision last? s (b) What is the magnitude of the average force on the car? N (c...

### physics

The front 1.20 m of a 1,350-kg car is designed as a "crumple zone" that collapses to absorb the shock of a collision. (a) If a car traveling 21.0 m/s stops uniformly in 1.20 m, how long does the collision last? s (b) What is the magnitude of the average force on the car? N (c...

### Calculus

A car traveling at 72 mph starts braking and decelerates at a constant rate. the car takes 1/9 of a mile to stop. Find, to the nearest half-second, how long it took the car to cover the 1/9 of a mile. I don't need the whole thing done. Just don't know how to start!

### 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 ...

### Physics Homework

Could you please check my answers? Thanks! 1. You push a heavy car by hand. The car, in turn, pushes back with an opposite but equal force on you. Doesn’t this mean the forces cancel one another, making acceleration impossible? Why or why not? -No, because in order to ...

### 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 ...

### physics

A crate of mass 96 kg is loaded onto the back of a flatbed truck. The coefficient of static friction between the box and the truck bed is 0.14. What is the smallest radius of curvature, R, the truck can take, if the speed with which it is going around a circle is 2.9 m/s?

### physics

Two cars, one in front of the other, are traveling down the highway at 25 m/s. The car behind sounds its horn, which has a frequency of 500 Hz. What is the frequency heard by the driver of the lead car? (vsound = 340 m/s). I have the answer but I just don't know how to get it...

### mechanics of dynamic

A thief escapes and boarded on a truck and traveled at a constant speed of 55kph. Two hours later after the truck left , a policeman pursued the truck at a constant speed of 80kph. How long it did take the policeman to catch up the thief ?

### math

The stopping distance of a car traveling 25mph is 61.7ft, and for a car traveling 35mph it is 106ft. The stopping distance in feet can be described by the equation y=ax^2 + bx + c, where x is the speed in mph. Find the values of a and b.

### 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?

### Physics

How fast would a 9-g fly have to be traveling to slow a 1790-kg car traveling at 58 mph by 4 mph if the fly hit the car in a totally inelastic head-on collision?

### physics

How fast would a 4-g fly have to be traveling to slow a 1890-kg car traveling at 51 mph by 6 mph if the fly hit the car in a totally inelastic head-on collision?

### Physics

A car having constant speed 50kmph.want overtake truck having constant speed of 20kmph what will be the time taken by car to overtake truck.??

### 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 ...

### Math

A car leaves town traveling 35 MPH. Two hours later a 2nd car leaves, in the same direction traveling 55 MPH.In how many hours will the 2nd car be passing the first?

### physics

If there is a constant towing force of 1.5 kN, how long would it take a tow truck to tow a 1400 kg car from rest to 52 km/h? (Assume a rolling resistance of 215 N).

### 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 ...

### math

the distance of D in feet it takes a car traveling at x mph to come to a full stop after hitting the brakes is given by d= 1.26x^2+ .075x. Est. the stopping distance for a car traveling at 40 mph

### 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 ...

### Khudu secondary

Car A of mass 1 000 kg,stationary at a traffic light,is hit from behind by car B of mass 1 200 kg,traveling at 18 m.s-1. Immediately after the collision car A moves forward at 12 m.s-1. 1. Assume that linear momentum is conserved during this collision. Calculate the speed of ...

### 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...

### Physics

How fast would a 9-g fly have to be traveling to slow a 1910-kg car traveling at 61 mph by 6 mph if the fly hit the car in a totally inelastic head-on collision? Could someone explain the steps, please?

### physics

Damon, thanks for your answer. Consider that the 20lb object is being pulled behind a bid rig truck traveling at 90mph, can it then be calculated as to what amount of horsepower, is being provided to move (in our case) a 20lb object, traveling at 90mph. If yes,what amount of ...

### college physics

A truck of mass 9M is moving at a speed v = 15 km/h when it collides head on with a parked car of mass M. Spring mounted bumpers ensure that the collision is essentially elastic. Find the final velocities of each vehicle. Repeat for the case of the car moving at speed v= 15 km...

### 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

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 car sits in an entrance ramp to a freeway, waiting for a break in the traffic. The driver sees a small gap between a van and an 18-wheel truck and accelerates with constant acceleration along the ramp and onto the freeway. The car starts from rest, moves in a straight line, ...

### Math

A car leaves town traveling at 35 MPH. A 2nd Car leaves Town 2 hours later traveling in the same direction. In how many hours will the 2nd car be passing the first.

### Physics

A speeding motorcyclist is traveling at a constant speed of 31.1 m/s when he passes a police car parked on the side of the road. The radar, positioned in the police car's rear window, measures the speed of the motorcycle. At the instant the motorcycle passes the police car, ...

### Physics

A tow truck is pulling a car out of a ditch by means of a steel cable that is 9.3 m long and has a radius of 0.50 cm. When the car just begins to move, the tension in the cable is 1070 N. How much has the cable stretched? Answer in m

### 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?

### Physics

At t = 0, an automobile traveling north begins to take a turn. It follows one-quarter of the arc of the circle of radius 9.8 m until, at t = 1.38 sec, it is traveling east. The car does not alter its speed during the turn.

### 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 ...

### Physics - Momentum of cars at intersection

Car A(1750kg) traveling due south and car B (1450kg)due east. They reach the same intersection at the same time and collide. The cars lock together and move off at 35.8km/h[E31.6degS]. What was the velocity of each car before the collided? I tried this question using the law ...

### Physics

1. Car A, with mass of 1250 kg, is travelling at 30 m/s to the east. Car B is a truck with mass of 2000 kg, travelling to the west at 25 m/s. Assume these two vehicles experience an inelastic collision but do not stick together, and Car A goes off 10 m/s to the west. What will...

### Physics

A tow truck exerts a force of 3000 N on a car, accelerating it at 2 m/s2 . What is the mass of the car?

### 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 ...

### 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 ...

### phy111

A truck is moving at a speed of 70km/h. The exhaust pipe above the truck cab sends out a trail of smoke that makes an angle of 20o east of south behind the truck. If the wind is blowing directly toward the east, what is the wind speed at that location?

### Physics

A truck is stopped for a red light at Ridge Road on Higgins line. At the instant the light turns green, the truck pulls away with a constant acceleration of 3.3 m/s2. A cyclist approaching the truck with a constant velocity of 12.0 m/s is 8.60 m behind the truck when the light...

### PHYSICS

A tow truck is pulling a car out of a ditch by means of a steel cable (Y = 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) that is 9.73 m long and has a radius of 0.550 cm. When the car just begins to move, the tension in the cable is 859 N. How much has the cable stretched?

### Phsycis 203

You're standing by the roadside as a truck approaches, and you measure the dominant frequency in the truck noise at 1105Hz . As the truck passes, the frequency drops to 885Hz. What is the truck's speed?

### physics

A tow truck is connected to a 1500 kg car by a cable that makes a 27 degree angle to the horizontal. If the truck accelerates at 0.58 m/s^2, what is the magnitude of the cable tension? Neglect friction and the mass of the cable.

### physics

On the once popular show “Knight Rider,” the tricked-out car (for the 80s, anyway), Kit, 1. drives up a ramp and into the back of a semi truck while the truck is moving. A viewer once expressed disbelief that this is possible. Assuming that Michael Knight (the driver) can ...

### 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?

### 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...

### Physics

A truck travelling at 50 kph. It brakes retarding it at 5 m/sec. How long it will take up to stop the truck? What distance reached it when it finally stop?

### 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 crate of mass 97 kg is loaded onto the back of a flatbed truck. The coefficient of static friction between the box and the truck bed is 0.26. What is the smallest radius of curvature (in m) that the truck can take, if the speed with which it is going around a circle is 44 m/...

### Physics

A 1500 kilogram car skids to a hold on a wet road where the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.5. How fast was the car traveling if it leaves 65 meter long skid marks?

### Adv. Math

I don't understand these problems =/ How many inches are in 3/8 of a foot? How long would it take a car traveling 60 mph to go 250 miles?

### math

the position of a car in time t (in hours) is (-10+45t,40+70t) and a truck (40-40t,20+75t) find the distance between the car and the truck at time t=0 in km) i have 53.9km to 1dp find an expression for d^2 in terms of t) I have 7250t^2 -8700t+290 Complete the square which I ...

### Physics

Read each statement below. For each situation, calculate vi, vf, pi, pf, the impulse vector Ft, and the amount of force needed for the change to occur. All situations refer to a truck with a mass of 2840 kg. 1. The truck has a velocity of 8.30 m/s and comes to a stop...

### Physics

A car and a truck travel with same velocity, the car has more kinetic energy. True or false

### physics

A speeder traveling at a constant speed of 117 km/h races past a billboard. A patrol car pursues from rest with constant acceleration of (7.6 km/h)/s until it reaches its maximum speed of 175 km/h, which it maintains until it catches up with the speeder.(a) How long does it ...

### physics

A car with a mass of 1.1 × 103 kilograms hits a stationary truck with a mass of 2.3 × 103 kilograms from the rear end. The initial velocity of the car is +22.0 meters/second. After the collision the velocity of the car is -11.0 meters/second. What is the velocity of the ...

### physics

3. In the figure, a runaway truck with failed brakes is moving downgrade at 107 km/h just before the driver steers the truck up a frictionless emergency escape ramp with an inclination of θ = 14°. The truck's mass is 1.4 × 104 kg. (a) What minimum length L must the ramp...

### 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), ...

### algebra

Can someone please tell me if I did this problem right? A new truck that sells for $29,000 depreciates 12% each year. Write a function that models the value of the truck. Find the value of the truck after 7 years. my answer=p(x)=price of truck ($) p(x)=29000(.88)^x value of ...

### physics

Car a with a mass of 1250kg is travelling at 30m/s to the east. Car b is a truck with a mass of 2000kg, travelling to the west at 25m/s. Assume these two vehicles experienc an inelastic collision but do not stick together and car a goes off 10m/s to the west what will be the ...

### Algebra

A car is traveling at an average speed of 54 miles per hours. How many minutes will it take the car to travel 117 miles

### 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...

### math

a car is traveling at a speed of 30.0m/s encounters an emergency and comes to complete stop how much time will it take for the car to stop if it decelerates -4.o m/s^2

### algebra

If Jenny's car uses less gas per mile driven than Sandra's truck, how does the graph representing the rate of change of Sandra's truck compare to the graph representing the rate of change of Jenny's car?

### Physics

A truck tractor pulls two trailers, one behind the other, at a constant speed of 100 km/h. It takes 0.640 s for the big rig to completely pass onto a bridge 390 m long. For what duration of time is all or part of the truck-trailer combination on the bridge?

### Physics

The mass of a sports car is 1200 kg. The shape of the car is such that the aerodynamic drag coefficient is 0.250 and the frontal area is 2.30 m2. Neglecting all other sources of friction, calculate the initial acceleration of the car ,if it has been traveling at 80 km/h and is...