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Energy Content of Gasoline

Could use some help with this problem and solve using a traditional physics formula:
Assume the energy content of gasoline is 40 MJ per liter. How many kilometers will a car go if its engine is 25% efficient and it encounters an average retarding force of 1000N at highway speed?

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This solution contains stepwise calculations and brief explanations to determine the how many kilometers the car will travel.

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