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**Here's the problem I was given:**

Kyle is driving at a constant 45.0 m/s when he passes his street racer friend, Cameron. After a 4.00 second delay to get the car started and into gear, Cameron starts chasing Kyle with a constant acceleration of 2.00 m/s/s. How far will Cameron have to drive to catch Kyle, what will be Cameron's top

velocity, and how long will Cameron drive?

**Somehow we are supposed to use the quadratic formula.**

We haven't done that in class with this type of problem, only parabolic problems, and I don't know how to correlate the two. (ax^2+bx+c) I don't have enough information to use an equation like Vf=Vi+at or Xf=1/2at^2+Vi+Xi either.

What I've tried so far:

What I've tried so far:

With the three graphs given, I could find the small bit of rectangular area in the first 4 seconds, but that doesn't really help me find anything. I tried different ways of attempting to find the area of the triangle that's formed, but I'm getting answers that don't make sense.

Can someone please explain what I need to do in a step-by-step format? I'm not sure how to start this.

Thank you!

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