A bike accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 10 m/s over a distance of 30 m. Determine the acceleration of the bike.
U = 0
V = 10 m/s
S= 30 m
V2 = U2 + 2 a S
As U = 0, the equation becomes: V2 = 2 a S
Which gives acceleration
= a = V2 / 2 S = 102/(2.30) = 1.67 m/s2