Problem: David is driving a steady 27.0 m/s when he passes Tina, who is sitting in her car at rest. Tina begins to accelerate at a steady 2.50 m/s2 at the instant when David passes.How far does Tina drive before passing David?What is her speed as she passes him?

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David is driving a steady 27.0 m/s when he passes Tina, who is sitting in her car at rest. Tina begins to accelerate at a steady 2.50 m/s2 at the instant when David passes.

How far does Tina drive before passing David?

What is her speed as she passes him?

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