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

Car A, which is travelling at a constant velocity of 15 ms-1, passes Car B, which is stationary, at time t = 0. At the instant that it is being passed, Car B begins to move, accelerating at a constant rate of 0.1 ms-2 in the direction in which Car A is travelling. At what speed will Car B be travelling as it passes Car A (in ms-1)?

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

Ok so I know that this is a relative velocity question? so the relative velocity will decrease by 0.1 per second. But I then get stuck, im having trouble understanding the situation I think]

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# Homework Help: Mechanics problem

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