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An automobile driver travelling down an 8% grade slams on his breaks and skids 26 m until hitting a car...

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I have no idea what a 8% grade is. I am guessing it is a slope, but how much?

Thanks for any help I am stumped.

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# What's an 8% grade of a ramp?

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