Q. 4. A man is standing 50m behind a bus. The bus starts moving with a speed of 5m/s and in order to catch the bus the man starts moving with a speed of 10m/s. Find the time taken by the man to catch the bus. Also illustrate the solution with a position time graph

Asked by  | 25th Dec, 2012, 10:41: PM

Expert Answer:

The relative velocity of man wrt the bus=10-5=5m/s
The distance to be covered=50 m
The time to be taken by man to catch the bus without accelerating=50/5=10 s

Answered by  | 26th Dec, 2012, 11:56: AM

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