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A 747 jet, travelling at a speed of 70 m/s, touches down on a runway. The jet slows to rest at the rate of 2.0 m/s^2. Calculate the total distance the jet travels on the runway as it is brought to rest.

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Vf^2=vi^2+2ad solve for d

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but qhats thhe Vf in the problem

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Vf= final velocity
Vi= initial velocity

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i knoww but how do u find out what tge final velocity is in this problem

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What does "to rest" mean? What velocity is "at rest"?

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1200m

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