Maths Delivers: Car Braking Distances

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Maths Delivers: Car Braking Distances

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  Last updated January 15, 2018 at 12:07 pm

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Imagine that a car is travelling on a straight road. The driver sees a problem on the road ahead and so brakes suddenly to stop. The stopping distance is the distance that the car travels from the moment that the brakes are applied to the moment that the car stops. This is also called the braking distance.

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