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A car moving at a speed of 35 m/s enters a curve that describes a quarter turn of radius 130 m. The driver gently applies the brakes, giving a constant tangential deceleration of magnitude 1.2 m/s^2. Just before emerging from the turn, what is the magnitude of the car's acceleration?

I found that Vf = 27.1 and that the centripetal acceleration was 5.65 m/s^2 (I am not positive these are correct, however). I am stuck on what I do next in the question. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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# Homework Help: Car in a curve

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