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Bailey.Nae
 3 years ago
Police can estimate the speed of a vehicle before the brakes are applied using the formula 0.75d=S^2/30.25, where s is the speed in miles per hour and d is the length of the vehicle’s skid marks. What was the approximate speed of a vehicle that left a skid mark measuring 100 feet?
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about 29 miles per hour
about 10 miles per hour
about 48 miles per hour
about 43 miles per hour
Bailey.Nae
 3 years ago
Police can estimate the speed of a vehicle before the brakes are applied using the formula 0.75d=S^2/30.25, where s is the speed in miles per hour and d is the length of the vehicle’s skid marks. What was the approximate speed of a vehicle that left a skid mark measuring 100 feet? Answer about 29 miles per hour about 10 miles per hour about 48 miles per hour about 43 miles per hour

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rickjbr
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0S^2=75(30.25). take square root

RagingSquirrel
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Rounded that would make 48 MPH

Bailey.Nae
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thankss, i reaaaaaaaaaallly appreciate it
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