What is the distance covered before the car comes to a stop? A car is traveling at 50 mi/h when the brakes are fully applied, producing a constant deceleration of 42 ft/s2. What is the distance...
What is the distance covered before the car comes to a stop?
A car is traveling at 50 mi/h when the brakes are fully applied, producing a constant deceleration of 42 ft/s2. What is the distance covered before the car comes to a stop? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)
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You need to remember what is the formula of velocity in uniformly accelerated motion such that:
`v^2 final = v^2 initial + 2*a*d`
The problem provies the initial velocity v initial = 50 mi/h and the final velocity...
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