# Your friend is traveling at a constant 30.0m/s and has a 1600m head start. How many minutes will it take you to catch them if you are traveling at a constant 50.0m/s?

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Nov 9, 2015

#### Answer:

80 seconds

#### Explanation:

By defining

Since you want the moment when both are in the same position, that is the same

And solving for