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Q. An unmarked police car traveling a constant 95 km/h is passed by a speeder traveling 135 km/h. Precisely 1.00 s after the speeder passes, the polic...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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Q. Two locomotives approach each other on parallel tracks. Each has a speed of exttip{v}{v} 85 km/h with respect to the ground. If they are initially ...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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Q. Suppose the elevator starts from rest and maintains a constant upward acceleration of 4.10  m/s2. A bolt in the elevator ceiling 3.10 m above the e...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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Q. An inquisitive physics student and mountain climber climbs a 50.0-m-high cliff that overhangs a calm pool of water. He throws two stones vertically...

Solved • Sep 25, 2018

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Q. While driving on the highway at a constant speed v0, significantly above the speed limit, you pass in front of a parked police car without noticing...

Solved • May 31, 2017

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Q. Two cars, an Acura and a Bentley, are initially at rest a distance L from each other. At time t = 0 both cars starts accelerating toward each other...

Solved • May 29, 2017

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Q. A car capable of a constant acceleration of 2.64 m/s2 is stopped at a traffic light. When the light turns green, the car starts from rest with this...

Solved • May 24, 2017

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Q. A top fuel dragster and a Bugatti Veyron race in a short straight line drag race. At the start of the race the top fuelers is standing still waitin...

Solved • Jan 19, 2017

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Q. A motorist traveling at a constant velocity of 20 m/s passes a school-crossing corner where the speed limit is 10 m/s (about 22 mi/h). A police off...

Solved • Jan 13, 2017

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Q. A motorist traveling at a constant velocity of 20 m/s passes a school-crossing corner where the speed limit is 10 m/s (about 22 mi/h). A police off...

Solved • Jan 13, 2017

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Q. A 1/4 mile drag race is going to occur between a Porsche GT3 and a Ferrari F430. The Porsche is the faster car, able to accelerate across a 1/4 mil...

Solved • Jan 5, 2017