A brake is applied to a car traveling at a constant speed of 25 m/s. If the deceleration caused by the braking action is 5 m/per second squared, find the time before the car stops.
Determine the distance traveled before the car stops, IF the car stops at t = 5 seconds.
a. 52.5 m
b. 62.5 m
c. 25 m
d. 50 m
Solution briefly shows the calculations necessary to find the braking distance and time of a car travelling at constant speed.