Jill has just gotten out of her car in the grocery store parking lot. The parking lot is on a hill and is tilted 3 degrees. Fifty meters downhill from Jill, a little old lady lets go of a fully loaded shopping cart. The cart, with frictionless wheels, starts to roll straight downhill. Jill immediately starts to sprint after the cart with her top acceleration of 2 m/s^2(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

How far has the cart rolled before jill catches it?

I know you need to set two formulas equal to each other, but I dont know which formulas

EDIT: I started off by drawing it out and taking the sin of 3 degrees, .0523 and multiplying it by 9.8 to get the acceleration of the cart, I dont know where to go from there

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# Homework Help: Chasing a cart down an incline

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