Problem: What is the kinetic energy in joules of an 850-lb motorcycle moving at 66 mph? (c) Where does the kinetic energy of the motorcycle go when the rider brakes to a stop?

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What is the kinetic energy in joules of an 850-lb motorcycle moving at 66 mph? (c) Where does the kinetic energy of the motorcycle go when the rider brakes to a stop?

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