Given acceleration and velocity; find length

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Homework Statement


An aircraft takes off at 213 km/h after accelerating from rest at 2.86 m/s2. What is the minimum runway length required?


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The Attempt at a Solution


I know it's super simple, but I can't figure it out. I know I have to convert 213km/hr to m/s, but then what?
 

Answers and Replies

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gneill
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List your kinematics equations. Which ones involve acceleration, distance, and velocity? Try to pick one that doesn't need time.
 

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