Problem: A 1500 kg car skids to a halt on a wet road where μk = 0.54.How fast was the car traveling if it leaves 60-m-long skid marks?

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Friction force:

F=μN

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A 1500 kg car skids to a halt on a wet road where μk = 0.54.

How fast was the car traveling if it leaves 60-m-long skid marks?

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