# Finding the distance and time needed to stop?

*label*Physics

*timer*Asked: Apr 11th, 2017

**Question description**

Assume you are speeding down the freeway at 75 mph. The car in front of you takes 3 seconds to slow down. Your initial velocity is 33.53 and your final velocity is 0. If your reaction time is 1.6 seconds, how long will it take to slow down? In meters and seconds. Additionally, the car weighs 1500 kg and the effective force of the brakes is 14400 N.