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A car travels in a straight line. The driver applies the brakes and comes to an abrupt stop. Durning braking, what happens to the velocity and acceleration vectors?

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    A. They point opposite directions.
    B. They point in the same direction.
    C. They are at right angles to each other.
    D. They create centripetal acceleration?

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    no

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    b

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    A

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