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A roller coaster (425 kg) moves from A (5.00 m above the ground) to B (28.0 m above the ground). Two nonconservative forces are present: friction does -2.00 104 J of work on the car, and a chain mechanism does +3.00 104 J of work to help the car up a long climb. What is the ...
March 21, 2012
Traveling at a speed of 16.3 m/s, the driver of an automobile suddenly locks the wheels by slamming on the brakes. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the tires and the road is 0.620. What is the speed of the automobile after 1.60 s have elapsed? Ignore the effects of ...
March 1, 2012