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a subway train is moving to the left (has a negative

Physics: Principles with Applications | 6th Edition | ISBN: 9780130606204 | Authors: Douglas C. Giancoli ISBN: 9780130606204 3

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Problem 16CQ

a subway train is moving to the left (has a negative velocity) and then comes to a stop, what is the direction of its acceleration? Is the acceleration positive or negative?

Step-by-Step Solution:

Step-by-step solution Step 1 of 2 Here the moving train stops, so the velocity of train is decreasing. Therefore it is deceleration, so the acceleration is in direction opposite of velocity of the train.

Step 2 of 2

Chapter 2, Problem 16CQ is Solved
Textbook: Physics: Principles with Applications
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Author: Douglas C. Giancoli
ISBN: 9780130606204

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