College Physics (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32160-183-1
ISBN 13: 978-0-32160-183-4

Chapter 6 - Linear Momentum and Collisions - Learning Path Questions and Exercises - Exercises - Page 216: 20


6000 N

Work Step by Step

Impulse= $F\Delta t= \Delta p$ $\implies F=\frac{\Delta p}{\Delta t}=\frac{0-3.0\times10^{4}kg\,m/s}{5.0\,s}=-6000\,N$ The magnitude of average braking force is 6000 N.
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