# Physics

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At the end of a race a runner decelerates from a velocity of 7.00 m/s at a rate of 0.500 m/s2.
(a) How far does she travel in the next 14.0 s in meters?

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distance= vi*14-1/2 .5 14^2

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wait what??? i don't understand the equation??

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vi times 14 second
plus
1/2 times 1/2 times 14 times 14

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its wrong....i got 147 for what you said but it doesnt work

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Exactly. You can't just throw equations out there and expect people to understand. That's the reason why we're here, is because we DON'T understand. SO, can you please simplify this problem a little more?

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