Calculus 1
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A car comes to a stop six seconds after the driver applies the brakes. While the brakes are on, the following velocities are recorded:
Time since
brakes applied
(sec) 0 2 4 6
Velocity
(ft/sec) 83 40 11 0
Give lower and upper estimates for the
distance the car traveled after the brakes were applied. An upper estimate =
A lower estimate =
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