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Poor Deer

  1. Nov 27, 2006 #1
    Thought this was and interesting physics problem

    A driver ina gray 1972 Blazer traveling at a speed of 60 miles/hour sees a deer 100 meters away on the road. (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime-maybe it stepped on some gum, cramped up, went deaf, or has a death wish : "I SHALL BE.........Venison Jerky) Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the Blazer to stop with out hitting that helpless little deer.
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  3. Nov 27, 2006 #2
    What are your formulas which include acceleration and position?
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