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1. Show that the minimum stopping distance for a car travelling at speed v is equal to v^2 / 2*coefficient of friction*g, where the coefficient of static friction is between tires and the road and g is acceleration due to gravity.

2. A ball rolls off the top of a stairway with a horizontal velocity of magnitude 1.5m/s. The steps are 20 cm high and 20 cm wide. Which step will the ball hit first?

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# Homework Help: Help with velocity vector and friction questions

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