Kinematics 8.1: Additional Question 1

Description

Two carts start at rest on similar air tracks as shown in the animation (position is in meters and time is in seconds). 

Question

At what position will the green cart catch up to the orange cart?   Start

Answer

4.5 m.

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 2-5, Giancoli-SE: 2-7.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Mario Belloni.

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