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Basic Acceleration problem

  1. Jan 23, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    David is driving at a steady 26.0m/s when he passes Tina who is sitting in her car at rest. Tina begins to accelerate at a stead 2.20 m/s2 at the instant when david passes.

    Questions to answer:
    1) How far does Tina drive before passing David?

    2)What is her speed as she passes him?
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  3. Jan 23, 2010 #2


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