Vroom-vroom! As soon as a traffic light turns green, a car speeds up from rest to 50.0 mi/h with a constant acceleration of 8.60 mi/hs. In the adjoining bike lane, a cyclist speeds up from rest to 20.0 mi/h with a constant acceleration of 14.5 mi/hs. Each vehicle maintains a constant velocity after reaching its cruising speed.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

(a) For how long is the bicycle ahead of the car?

(b) By what maximum distance does the bicycle lead the car?

for b I tried to find distance of car at Veolocity= 20, distance of bike at veolicty=20 by finding t when velocity =20 and then finding distance by using the result of my equation. My answer, 9.6291 is coming up wrong. Help

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