Problem: A car is traveling at 10 m/s.How fast would the car need to go to double its kinetic energy?

FREE Expert Solution

Kinetic energy:

$\overline{){\mathbf{K}}{\mathbf{=}}\frac{\mathbf{1}}{\mathbf{2}}{\mathbf{m}}{{\mathbf{v}}}^{{\mathbf{2}}}}$

K = 2K0

Problem Details

A car is traveling at 10 m/s.
How fast would the car need to go to double its kinetic energy?