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A car starts from rest and travels for 5.0 seconds with a uniform acceleration of +1.5m/s^2. the driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform acceleration of -2.0m/s^2. If the brakes are applied for 3.0 seconds find: how fast the car is going at the end of the braking period, and how far it has gone

i am confused as which is the initial time and the acceleration to use. i am lost, physics is my worst

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# Homework Help: 2 braking times?

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