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## Homework Statement

A cyclist moving at a constant speed of 1m/s realizes that he will be late to the post office by 30 seconds. Hence, he accelerates at a constant rate of 0.3m/second square so that he reaches just in time. Determine the time taken and the distance traveled.

## Homework Equations

x=x0 + Vot + 1/2at^2

V=Vot +at

V^2=Vo^2 +2ax

## The Attempt at a Solution

i have tried everything from equating this two equation still i get the wrong answer..

the answer is t=14.14s, x=44.14m.....

please help hopefully you can show me the solution....