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At a time when mining asteroids has become feasible, astronauts have connected a line between their 3500-kg space tug and a 6200-kg asteroid.

At a time when mining asteroids has become feasible, astronauts have connected a line between their
3500-kg space tug and a 6200-kg asteroid. Using their ship’s engine, they pull on the asteroid with a
force of 490 N. Initially the tug and the asteroid are at rest, 450 m apart. How much time does it take for
the ship and the asteroid to meet?

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