Problem: A car is skidding to a stop on a level stretch of road.  Part AIdentify the number of the action/reaction pairs of forces between the car and the road surface. a) 1 pairb) 2 pairsc) 3 pairsd) No acting pairs of forcesPart BDraw a free-body diagram for the car.

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A car is skidding to a stop on a level stretch of road.  

Part A

Identify the number of the action/reaction pairs of forces between the car and the road surface. 

a) 1 pair
b) 2 pairs
c) 3 pairs
d) No acting pairs of forces

Part B

Draw a free-body diagram for the car.

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