Problem: Suppose the roller-coaster car in the figure passes point 1 with a speed of 3.10 m/s . If the average force of friction is equal to 0.23 of its weight, with what speed will it reach point 2? The distance traveled is 55.0 m .

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Suppose the roller-coaster car in the figure passes point 1 with a speed of 3.10 m/s .

If the average force of friction is equal to 0.23 of its weight, with what speed will it reach point 2? The distance traveled is 55.0 m .

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