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The purple car is catching up to the yellow car (position
is given in meters and time is given in seconds).
- If the cars continue, at what clock reading, t, will the purple car pass the yellow
- At what position, x, does the purple car pass the yellow car?
- On one graph, plot x vs. t for each car. Verify your answers for
parts (a) and (b).
Physlet authored by Aaron Titus with support by the National
Science Foundation under Grant No. DUE-9952323 and placed in the public domain. It can also be found in the book Physlet Physics by Wolgang Christian and Mario Belloni.
are scriptable Java Applets written by Wolfgang Christian of Davison College.