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A car can decelerate at -3.40 m/s2 without skidding when coming to rest on a level road. What would be the magnitude of its deceleration if the road were inclined at 14 uphill? Assume the same static friction coefficient.
October 11, 2010 by Jason

Physics I
A car can decelerate at -4.40 m/s2 without skidding when coming to rest on a level road. What would be the magnitude of its deceleration if the road were inclined at 12 uphill? Assume the same static friction coefficient.
May 25, 2011 by Jason

Physics
1. A car decelerates at -3.8 without skidding when coming to rest on a level road. What would be its deceleration if the road is inclined at 9.3 and the car moves uphill? (Asume the same static friction coefficient and the car is on the verge of skidding)
March 25, 2014 by Laurie

university of png
A car decelerates at -3.8m/second square without skidding when coming to a rest on a level road.what would its deceleration be if the road is inclined at 9.3degrees and the car moves uphill?(assume the same static friction coefficient and the car is on the verge of skidding)
March 24, 2014 by philando

Physics
A car can decelerate at -4.80 m/s^2 without skidding when coming to rest on a level road. What would its deceleration be if the road were inclined at 13 degrees uphill? Assume the same static friction force. Supposively the answer is -7.00 m/s^2 but I keep on getting -2.47 m/s...
December 21, 2009 by Jake

Physics
A car can slow down at 5.10 m/s2 without skidding when coming to rest on a level road. What would its acceleration be if the road were inclined at 12o uphill? [Ask yourself What is the same about the situation on the level road and on the incline?]
October 4, 2011 by william

phusics
A car can slow down at 5.10 m/s2 without skidding when coming to rest on a level road. What would its acceleration be if the road were inclined at 12o uphill?
October 4, 2011 by william

Physics Help, Please!
When a car goes around a curve (without skidding), on a level road, Select one: a. no friction force is needed because the car simply follows the road. b. the friction force of the road on the car increases when the cars speed decreases. c. the friction force of the road on ...
November 4, 2012 by Michael

Physics
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March 4, 2011 by Jen

Physics
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November 30, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
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September 30, 2012 by Arthur

Physics
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November 14, 2014 by Anonymous

physics
a 2000 kg car rounds a circular turn of radius 20.0 meters. if the road is flat and the coefficient of static friction between the tires and the road is .70, how fast can the car go without skidding
January 24, 2010 by mallory!!!!!!!!!!!!

PHYSICS
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October 21, 2011 by Anonymous

AS Physics
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October 4, 2014 by Ariana

Physics
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September 16, 2010 by Phil

Physics
A 1100 kg car is moving toward the north along a straight road at a speed of 20.0 m/s. The driver applies the brakes and the car comes to rest in a distance of 140 m. (a) If the road is completely level, what is the constant force applied to the car to bring it to rest? (...
September 16, 2010 by Phil

physics
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October 31, 2013 by jack

Physics
You are driving a 2520.0-kg car at a constant speed of 14.0 m/s along a wet, but straight, level road. As you approach an intersection, the traffic light turns red. You slam on the brakes. The car's wheels lock, the tires begin skidding, and the car slides to a halt in a ...
October 5, 2010 by Preston

physics
you are driving a 2520.0-kg car at a constant speed of 14.0 m/s along a wet, but straight, level road. As you approach an intersection, the traffic light turns red. You slam on the brakes. The car's wheels lock, the tires begin skidding, and the car slides to a halt in a ...
October 13, 2011 by James

Physics
You are driving a 2570.0-kg car at a constant speed of 14.0 m/s along a wet, but straight, level road. As you approach an intersection, the traffic light turns red. You slam on the brakes. The car's wheels lock, the tires begin skidding, and the car slides to a halt in a ...
November 17, 2012 by Caleb

Physics
You are driving a 2570.0-kg car at a constant speed of 14.0 m/s along a wet, but straight, level road. As you approach an intersection, the traffic light turns red. You slam on the brakes. The car's wheels lock, the tires begin skidding, and the car slides to a halt in a ...
November 17, 2012 by Caleb

Physics
You are driving a 2570.0-kg car at a constant speed of 14.0 m/s along a wet, but straight, level road. As you approach an intersection, the traffic light turns red. You slam on the brakes. The car's wheels lock, the tires begin skidding, and the car slides to a halt in a ...
November 17, 2012 by Caleb

Physics
You are driving a 2530.0-kg car at a constant speed of 14.0 m/s along a wet, but straight, level road. As you approach an intersection, the traffic light turns red. You slam on the brakes. The car's wheels lock, the tires begin skidding, and the car slides to a halt in a ...
September 13, 2014 by sarah

physics
A car goes around a curve on a road that is banked at an angle of 30.5 . Even though the road is slick, the car will stay on the road without any friction between its tires and the road when its speed is 19.0 . What is the radius of the curve?
May 19, 2011 by Kathryn

Physics
A car goes around a curve on a road that is banked at an angle of 32.5 . Even though the road is slick, the car will stay on the road without any friction between its tires and the road when its speed is 19.0 . What is the radius of the curve?
October 3, 2011 by Erik

Physics
A car goes around a curve on a road that is banked at an angle of 30 degrees. Even though the road is slick, the car will stay on the road without any friction between its tires and the road when its speed is 24.0 m/s. WHAT IS THE RADIUS OF THE CURVE?
November 29, 2009 by Dwight

Physics
A car goes around a curve on a road that is banked at an angle of 30 degrees. Even though the road is slick the car will stay on the road without any friction between its tires and the road when its speed is 24.0 m/s. WHAT IS THE RADIUS OF THE CURVE?
November 29, 2009 by Alyssa

Physics
A car goes around a curve on a road that is banked at an angle of 33.5 degrees. Even though the road is slick, the car will stay on the road without any friction between its tires and the road when its speed is 22.7 m/s. What is the radius of the curve?
September 19, 2012 by Claire

physics
the driver of a 1200kg car travelling 45km/h west on a slippery road applies the brakes, skidding to a stop in 35m. Determine the coefficient of friction between the road and the car tires
November 16, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
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September 19, 2007 by Anonymous

Physics
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January 5, 2010 by Sasha

Phyics
You are driving a 2520.0 kg car at a constant speed of 14.0 m/s along an icy, but straight, level road. As you approach an intersection, the traffic light turns red. You slam on the brakes. Your wheels lock, the tires begin skidding, and the car slides to a halt in a distance ...
February 28, 2011 by Moha

Physics
A 1200-kg car rounds a corner of radius r = 45 m. If the coefficient of static friction between tires and the road is 0.93 and the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and the road is 0.75, what is the maximum velocity the car can have without skidding?
October 5, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
A car with good tires on a dry road can decelerate at about 5.0m/s/s when braking. If the car is traveling at 55miles/hour, how much time does it take the car to stop? 55 mph = 80.7 ft/s = 24.6 m/s Divide the initial speed by the deceleration rate to get the time required. (24...
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Physics
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September 21, 2012 by Anne

physics
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February 20, 2012 by Brett

physics
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November 7, 2010 by jane

Physics
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March 11, 2014 by Physics

physics
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Physics
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October 23, 2012 by Colin

physics
A car has a mass of 1500 kg. If the driver applies the brakes while on a gravel road, the maximum friction force that the tires can provide without skidding is about 7000 N. If the car is moving at 18 m/s, what is the shortest distance in which the car can stop safely?
September 22, 2014 by Josh

science physics
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June 17, 2013 by phys

physics
what is the magnitude kinetic frictional force between a 1500 kg car decelerating at a rate of 5.0m/s^2 skidding across a horizontal road.
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physics
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November 3, 2012 by Jen

physics
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November 3, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
A 1200 kg car is being driven up a 5:0 hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 524 N. A force ~F is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
November 3, 2010 by deng

physics
A 1200 kg car is being driven up a 5:0 hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 524 N. A force ~F is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
November 4, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
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February 28, 2011 by heather

Physics
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March 12, 2012 by Natasha

physics
A 1100-kg car is being driven up a 4.0 hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 518 N. A force is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
March 13, 2012 by Natasha

physics
A 1100-kg car is being driven up a 4.0 hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 518 N. A force is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
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physics
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Physics
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physics
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physics
A 1200-kg car is being driven up a 5.0degrees hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f=524N. A force F is applied to the car by the road and propelsthe car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act ...
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physics
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Physics
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Physics
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Physics
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Physics
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September 29, 2012 by Cody

physics
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October 23, 2010 by john

Physics
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May 20, 2012 by Alex

Physics
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May 21, 2012 by Alex

College physics
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physics
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Physics
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physics
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Physics
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physics
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trig
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Phys
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Physics
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physics 52
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physics
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physics
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Physics
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physics
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physics
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physics
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physics
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Physics
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physics9
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Physics
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Physics
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physics
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Physics
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physics
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Earth and Physical Science
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Physics
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Physics
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physics
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physics
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physics
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physics
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physics
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Physics
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