physics

Suppose a car is traveling at +25.0 m/s, and the driver sees a traffic light turn red. After 0.564 s has elapsed (the reaction time), the driver applies the brakes, and the car decelerates at 4.00 m/s2. What is the stopping distance of the car, as measured from the point where the driver first notices the red light?

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1. d = Vo*t + (-Vo^2/2a) = 25*0.564 + -(25^2)/-8 = 92.2 m.

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