(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A motorcycle can attain a maximum speed of 55 m/s, accelerate at 5 m/s^2 and decelerate at 7 m/s^2. If the motorcycle starts from a rest, find the minimum possible time it takes the motorcycle to stop exactly 800 m further down the road.

2. Relevant equations

d=rt is the only one I could think of

3. The attempt at a solution

Well, I know that I need to find the best speed to accelerate to, to be able to stop quicker and have the shortest time possible, but I really need help getting started with this

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# Homework Help: Finding the shortest possiblee travel time

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