To find: The speed of car to completely pass the truck.
The speed of car to completely pass the truck is 80.66 mi/h.
The length of car is 14 ft and the length of truck is 30 ft.
The speed of truck is 5 mi/h and time taken by car to pass the truck is 6 s.
Distance formula is,
Let the speed of car be x ft/s.
Speed of truck in ft/s,
Tabulate the given information into the language of algebra.
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|Speed of car||x|
Model the equation for the above information.
Simplify the above equation for x,
Thus, the speed of car to completely pass the truck is 80.66 mi/h.
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