Problem: A jet plane is cruising at 300 m/s when suddenly the pilot turns the engines up to full throttle. After traveling 4.0 km, the jet is moving with a speed of 400 m/s. What is the jets acceleration as it speeds up?Select the correct pictorial representation. Do not solve this problem or do any mathematics.

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A jet plane is cruising at 300 m/s when suddenly the pilot turns the engines up to full throttle. After traveling 4.0 km, the jet is moving with a speed of 400 m/s. What is the jets acceleration as it speeds up?

Select the correct pictorial representation. Do not solve this problem or do any mathematics.

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