# physics

what is the formula for the resultant force ? -
resultant force=mass x acceleration
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what is the formula for stopping distance ? -
stopping distance=thinking distance + breaking distance
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explain what is meant by thinking distance -
the distance travelled by the vehicle from the point the driver realises he needs to brake to when he applies the brakes.
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explain what is meant by breaking distance -
the distance it takes the vehicle to stop once the driver applies the brakes.
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what is the formula for speed ? -
speed=distance divided by time taken
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whats the formula for distance ? -
distance=speed x time taken
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what factors can effect someones thinking time ? -
substance abuse, distractions ect.
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## Other cards in this set

### Card 2

#### Front

stopping distance=thinking distance + breaking distance

#### Back

what is the formula for stopping distance ? -

### Card 3

#### Front

the distance travelled by the vehicle from the point the driver realises he needs to brake to when he applies the brakes.

### Card 4

#### Front

the distance it takes the vehicle to stop once the driver applies the brakes.

### Card 5

#### Front

speed=distance divided by time taken