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Homework Help: Coefficient of friction between the tires and the road

  1. Nov 6, 2005 #1
    traveling at a speed of 58km/h, the driver of an automobile suddenly locks the wheels by slamming on the brakes. the coefficient of friction between the tires and the road is .720 how far does the car skid before coming to a halt?

    i have absolutely no clue what to do?:confused:
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  3. Nov 6, 2005 #2


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    Well, for starters, you might try posting these in the homework fora, rather than the advanced physics forum.
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