(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

On a level road with its brakes on, the shortest distance in which a car traveling with 80 km/hr can stop is 95 m. This shortest distance occurs when the driver uses anti-lock brakes which means that that the car brakes without skidding.

I found the deceleration to be 2.599 m/s^{2}

I need to find the coefficient of friction between the tires and the pavement.

2. Relevant equations

I'm not completely sure.

F=ma?

3. The attempt at a solution

I don't know how to solve this problem without mass. My only guess would be to find two equations and set them equal to mass in order to cancel it. I can't seem to find two equations, so perhaps there's another way? Any help would be great. Thanks again.

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# Homework Help: Finding coefficient of friction

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