# A car passes a policeman at speed v, well above the speed limit. The policeman accelerates his motorcycle at the time the car passes with constant acceleration a. In the graphs below, the two lines correspond to the motion of

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1. ## physics

A car passes a policeman at speed v, well above the speed limit. The policeman accelerates his motorcycle at the time the car passes with constant acceleration a. In the graphs below, the two lines correspond to the motion of the cop and the motion of the
2. ## physics

A motorist travels at a constant speed of 34.0 m/s through a school zone; exceeding the posted speed limit. A policeman, waits 7.0 s before giving chase at an acceleration of 3.9 m/s2. (a) Find the time required to catch the car, from the instant the car
3. ## Physics

A motorist travels at a constant speed of 34.0 m/s through a school zone; exceeding the posted speed limit. A policeman, waits 7.0 s before giving chase at an acceleration of 3.9 m/s2. (a) Find the time required to catch the car, from the instant the car
4. ## dynamics

a motorcycle traffic police starts from rest at point A two seconds after a car speeding at the constant rate of 120 km/h passes point A (where speed limit is 100 km/h only) if the policeman accelerates at the rate of 6 m/s^2 until he reaches the speed of
5. ## 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
6. ## physics

A motorist traveling with constant speed of vc = 16.0 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
7. ## physics

A speeder traveling at 28.8 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 2.03 m/s2. To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder?
8. ## Physics

A speeder traveling at 41 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 3.3 m/s2. To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder?
9. ## physics

A speeder traveling at 38 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 2.03 m/s2. To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder?
10. ## physics

A speeder traveling at 47 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 2.59 m/s2. To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder?
11. ## Physics

A speeder traveling at 40 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 1.92 m/s2. To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder?
12. ## Physics

A speeder traveling at 36 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 2.54 m/s^2. To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder?
13. ## physics

A speeder traveling at 30 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 2.4 m/s2. To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder?
14. ## Physics HELPPPP

A speeder traveling at 37 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 2.62 m/s2, To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder?
15. ## physics

A policeman with a very good ear and a good understanding of the Doppler effect stands on the shoulder of a freeway assisting a crew in a 40-mph work zone. He notices a car approaching that is honking its horn. As the car gets closer, the policeman hears
16. ## 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
17. ## Physics

A policeman travelling 60 km/h spots a speeder ahead , so he accelerates his vehicle at a steady rate of 2.22 m/s^2 for 4.00 s, at which time he catches up with the speeder. a) How fast was the policeman travelling in m/s? b) How fast is the police car
18. ## Physics

A policeman travelling 60 km/h spots a speeder ahead , so he accelerates his vehicle at a steady rate of 2.22 m/s^2 for 4.00 s, at which time he catches up with the speeder. a) How fast was the policeman travelling in m/s? b) How fast is the police car
19. ## Physics

A policeman travelling 60 km/h spots a speeder ahead , so he accelerates his vehicle at a steady rate of 2.22 m/s^2 for 4.00 s, at which time he catches up with the speeder. a) How fast was the policeman travelling in m/s? b) How fast is the police car
20. ## Physics

A policeman travelling 60 km/h spots a speeder ahead , so he accelerates his vehicle at a steady rate of 2.22 m/s^2 for 4.00 s, at which time he catches up with the speeder. a) How fast was the policeman travelling in m/s? b) How fast is the police car
21. ## Physics - URGENT

A car is speeding at constant velocity of 30ms-1 in an 80kmh-1 zone as it passes a stationary police motorcycle hiding. The motorcycle starts to accelerate at 5ms-2 at the same instant the car passes it and continues for 8 seconds. It then stops
22. ## Physics - URGENT

A car is speeding at constant velocity of 30ms-1 in an 80kmh-1 zone as it passes a stationary police motorcycle hiding. The motorcycle starts to accelerate at 5ms-2 at the same instant the car passes it and continues for 8 seconds. It then stops
23. ## math

Consider two toy cars. Car A starts from rest and speeds up with constant acceleration for a time delta t until it reached a speed of v and then continues to travel at this speed. At the moment car A reaches its maximum speed, car B, starting at rest from
24. ## Physics

Consider two toy cars. Car A starts from rest and speeds up with constant acceleration for a time delta t until it reached a speed of v and then continues to travel at this speed. At the moment car A reaches its maximum speed, car B, starting at rest from
25. ## Physics

Consider two toy cars. Car A starts from rest and speeds up with constant acceleration for a time delta t until it reached a speed of v and then continues to travel at this speed. At the moment car A reaches its maximum speed, car B, starting at rest from
26. ## physics

a car travelling at constant velocity passes a stationary motorcycle at a traffic light as the car overtakes the motorcycle,the motorcycle accelerates uniformly from rest for 10 sec the following displacement time graph represents the motion of both
27. ## physics

a car traveling in a large circle passes by a motorcycle that is traveling in a straight line from North to South. both of their speedometers read 10m/s. which statement below is true? A. The car and the motorcycle have the same speed, but different
28. ## Physics

Consider two toy cars. Car A starts from rest and speeds up with constant acceleration for a time delta t until it reached a speed of v and then continues to travel at this speed. At the moment car A reaches its maximum speed, car B, starting at rest from
29. ## science- physics

A car is traveling at a steady 90 km/h in a 50 km/h zone. A police motorcycle takes off at the instant the car passes it, accelerating at a steady 7.3 m/s/s.How much time elapses before the motorcycle is moving as fast as the car? How far is the motorcycle
30. ## 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
31. ## 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
32. ## physics

In a high speed chase, a policeman's car bumps a criminal's car directly from behind to get his attention. The policeman's car is moving at 40 m/s to the right and has a total mass of 1800 kg. The criminal's car is initially moving in the same direction at
33. ## physic

A police car is travelling in a straight line with constant speed vp.A truck travelling in the same direction with speed 3/2 vp passes the police car.The truck driver realizes that she is speeding and immediately begins to slow down at a constant rate
34. ## physics

At the instant a traffic light turns green, a car starts from rest with a given constant acceleration 0.5 m/s^2. just as the light turns green, a bus, traveling with a given cinstant speed 16.0 m/s, passes the car. The car speeds up and passes the bus some
35. ## physics

At the instant a traffic light turns green, a car starts from rest with a given constant acceleration 0.5 m/s^2. just as the light turns green, a bus, traveling with a given cinstant speed 16.0 m/s, passes the car. The car speeds up and passes the bus some
36. ## physics

A motorcycle traveling 91.0 km/hr approaches a car traveling in the same direction at 83.0 km/hr. When the motorcycle is 52.0 m behind the car, the rider accelerates and passes the car 16.0 s later. What is the acceleration of the motorcycle (in
37. ## physics

A motorcycle traveling 91.0 km/hr approaches a car traveling in the same direction at 83.0 km/hr. When the motorcycle is 52.0 m behind the car, the rider accelerates and passes the car 16.0 s later. What is the acceleration of the motorcycle (in
38. ## physics

A motorcycle traveling 95.0 km/hr approaches a car traveling in the same direction at 85.0 km/hr. When the motorcycle is 55.0 m behind the car, the rider accelerates and passes the car 18.0 s later. What is the acceleration of the motorcycle (in
39. ## Physics check

A speeder traveling at 41 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 3.3 m/s2. To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder? Im sorry I am new to physics this
40. ## Physics

A motorist traveling with a constant speed of 15m/s passes a school-crossing corner, where the speed limit is 10m/s. Just as the motorist passes, a police officer on a motorcycle at the corner starts off in pursuit with constant acceleration of 3m/s^2.
41. ## Physics

A motorist traveling with a constant speed of 15m/s passes a school-crossing corner, where the speed limit is 10m/s. Just as the motorist passes, a police officer on a motorcycle at the corner starts off in pursuit with constant acceleration of 3m/s^2.
42. ## Physics

A motorist travels at a constant speed of 37.0 m/s through a school zone, exceeding the posted speed limit. A policeman waits 7.0 s before giving chase at an acceleration of 3.2 m/s2. I have solved that it will take 36 seconds for the cop to catch up to
43. ## physics

A car and a motorcycle start from rest at the same time on a straight section of the road. However, the motorcycle starts 29.6 m behind the car. The car accelerates at a uniform rate of 3.9 m/s^2 while the motorcycle accelerates at a constant rate of 4.2
44. ## Physics

A car traveling at a constant speed of 125 km/hr passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second after the speeding car passes the billboard, the trooper sets in a chase after the car with a constant acceleration of 2.7 m/s^2. How far does the
45. ## physics

A car moves from rest with a constant acceleration of 4m/s squared for 5s .IT then continues with the speed attained for10s and then accelerates at 2m/s squared for 10s.A/ SKETCH A SPEED TIME GRAPH FOR THE WHOLE MOTION GIVING YOUR VALUES ON BOTH
46. ## Physics

A car of mass 1000kg is travelling along a straight flat road at a constant speed of 30.0ms^-1. It then accelerates with constant acceleration of 3.00ms^-2 for 10.0s, after which it continues to travels at a constant speed. Determine: (a) The final speed
47. ## 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
48. ## Physics

A blue car moving at constant speed of 10m/s passes a polic car that is at rest. The police car accelerates from rest at 4m/s^2 for 3.0 seconds and then maintains a constant speed. The blue car maintains constant speed for the entire 12 seconds. When does
49. ## physics

You are driving down the road at a constant speed. another car going a bit faster catches up with you and passes you. draw a position graph for both vehicles on the same set of axes and note the point on the graph where the other vehicles passes you. if
50. ## 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
51. ## 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
52. ## 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
53. ## 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
54. ## 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
55. ## physics

Car a starts from rest and speeds up with constant accelleration until it reaches its max speed. Car b starts from rest, at the moment car a is at max speed, and speeds up with constant acceleration. How much time elapses between when car b starts moving,
56. ## 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
57. ## 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
58. ## physics

a car starts from rest at constant acceleration of 2m/s2 at the same instant, a truck travelling at a constant speed of 10m/s overtakes and passes the car i) how far beyond the starting point will the car overtake the truck ii) after what time will this
59. ## 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
60. ## Physics

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 85.0 km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 130 km/h . Precisely 3.00 s after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 2.30 m/s2 , how much time passes
61. ## Physics

A police car is at rest beside a road, looking for speeders. A car passes going at a constant speed of 30.0 m/s. The police car starts up 4 seconds later and accelerates at 2 m/s sq. until it reaches a speed of 40m. If the police car maintains this speed
62. ## physics

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 39.2 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform 2 is overtaken by the police car? Answer in units of s acceleration of 2.77 m/s . How much time passes before the speeder
63. ## physics

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 20.1 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.65 m/s 2 . How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car? Answer in units of s.
64. ## physics

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 20.1 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.65 m/s How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car? Answer in units of s
65. ## physics

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 20.2 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.86 m/s 2 . How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car? Answer in units of s
66. ## physics (urgent)

A car of mass 1000kg is travelling along a straight flat road at a constant speed of 30.0ms^-1. It then accelerates with constant acceleration of 3.00ms^-2 for 10.0s, after which it continues to travels at a constant speed. Determine: (a) The final speed
67. ## Physics

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 31.8 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.74 m/s 2 . How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car?
68. ## Physics

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 24.8 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.45 m/s2. How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car?
69. ## Physics

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 24.8 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.45 m/s2. How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car?
70. ## 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
71. ## 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
72. ## physics

A car is traveling at a constant speed of 25.5 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
73. ## 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
74. ## physics

As soon as the stop light changes from red to green, a car at rest at the intersection accelerates with a constant acceleration of 2.2 m/s/s. At the same moment, a truck passes by, moving at a constant speed of 9.5 m/s. How far beyond the intersection will
75. ## physics

A car travelling at a constant speed of 136 km/hr passes a tropper hidden behind a billboard. One second after the speeding car passes the billboard, the tropper sets in a chase after the car wit ha constant acceleration of 3.8 m/s^2. How far does the
76. ## 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
77. ## 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,
78. ## Math

Car A is travelling at a constant speed of 100mph at the time it passes a stationary vehicle (Car B). If the Car B hopes to catch Car A within a mile, how fast must Car B travel? Assume Car B can accelerate from 0-60mph in 6 seconds.
79. ## Physics IB

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 27.3 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.55 m/s2 . a) How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car? b) How far does the
80. ## Physics 12

A sports car is travelling along a highway at a constant velocity of 36 m/s [N] exceeding the speed limit. It passes an unmarked police car parked on the shoulder of the highway. The police car accelerates from rest, 3.0 s after the sports car passed it,
81. ## 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
82. ## physical science

a car traveling in a lage circlepasses by a motorcycle that is trveling in a straight line north to south.both of their speedometers read 10m/s.which statement is true; a: the car and motorcycle have the same speed ,but different velocities,b:the car and
83. ## physics

A car drives down the highway at a constant speed. The speed limit increases and the car accelerates to 35 m/s in 4.5 seconds over a displacement of 100 m. What is the cars acceleration.
84. ## F/maths

X, Y and Z are three points on a straight road.A car passes X with a speed of 5m/s and travels from X to Y with a constant acceleration of 2m/s^2. The car then moves with a constant retardation of 3.5m/s^2 from Y to Z and comes to rest at Z. If the total
85. ## Physics

Car A passes a light post moving at 25m/s and continues at this speed. Two seconds later, another car passes the light post moving at 40m/s. Assuming no acceleration of either car. a)How much time will it take for the second car to catch up with the first
86. ## Physics

An unmarked police car traveling a constant 90 km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 128 km/h. Precisely 1.00 s after the speeder passes, the police officer steps on the accelerator; if the police car's acceleration is 2.80 m/s2 , how much time passes
87. ## Physics

A car starts from rest and accelerates at a rate of 1 m/s^2 until it reaches a velocity of 7 m/s. It then travels at a constant velocity for the next 15 seconds. The driver then applies the brake, bringing the car to stop. The brakes provide an
88. ## national university of Lesotho

A car travelling at a constant speed of 30.0m/s passes a trooper on a motorbike hidden behind a biilboard.2s later a speeding car passes the billboard,the trooper sets off in chase with a constand acceleration of 4.00m/s squared. How long does it take the
89. ## physics

A car is moving down the road with a constant velocity of 20m/s. The car passes by a big billboard. There is a police officer ( motorcycle) at rest behind the billboard. It takes one second to start the motorcycle and start chasing the car. The motorcycle
90. ## 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 ?
91. ## 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
92. ## physics

A car of mass 1200 kg starts from rest, accelerates uniformly to a speed of 4.0 m/s in 2.0 s and continues moving at this constant speed in a horizontal straight line for an additional 10 s. The brakes are then applied and the car is brought to rest in 4.0
93. ## Physics

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 6.0m/s 2 . After 4.0s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant
94. ## Physics

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 23.9 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.21 m/s 2 . How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car? Answer in units of s
95. ## physics

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 25.8 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.68 m/s^2. How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car? Answer in units of s
96. ## PHYSICS

A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 25.1 m/s. At that instant,the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.86 m/s^2. 1) How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car? Answer in units of s
97. ## physics

Just as a car starts to accelerate from rest with an acceleration of 1.4m/s2,a bus moving with a constant speed of 12m/s passes it in a parallel line. 1.How long the car overtakes the bus. 2.How fast will the car then be going. 3.How far will the car then
98. ## college physics

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 5.40 m/s2; after 4.0 s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant
99. ## Physics

Need someone to check my work and answers: At the instant the traffic light turns green, a car that has been waiting at an intersection starts ahead with a constant acceleration of 2.80 m/s2. At the same instant a truck, traveling with a constant speed of
100. ## physics college

An antelope moving with constant acceleration covers the distance between two points 70.0 m apart in 7.00 s. Its speed as it passes the second point is 15.0 m/s. (a) What is its speed at the first point? (b) What is its acceleration? A car is stopped at a