A train starting from a railway station and moving with uniform acceleration attains a speed of 40 km/h in 10 minutes. What is its acceleration

### Asked by tiyabindal99 | 9th May, 2020, 02:18: PM

Expert Answer:

### As the train starts from rest, u = 0
v = 40 km/ h =11 m/s
t =10 min = 10 × 60 = 600 s
By first equation of motion,
v = u + at
11 = 0 + a (600)
Thus,
a = 11/600 = 0.018 m/s^{2}

^{2}

### Answered by Shiwani Sawant | 9th May, 2020, 04:51: PM

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