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

you are driving behind another car on the highway and both of you are going at a constant 80 km/h. the car in front of you slams on the brakes suddenly at max acceleration. 2.4 seconds later you apply your brakes (also at max acceleration). what is the minimum distance you can be away to avoid hitting the car in front of you?

2. Relevant equations

not sure..need help on this one..

3. The attempt at a solution

known information

V1 = 80km/h

v2 = 80 km/h

t1 = 0 s

t2 = 2.4 s

d = ?

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# Homework Help: Help with formula

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