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Chapter 2, Problem 2/029 The 231000-lb space-shuttle orbiter touches down at about 223 mi/hr. The drag chute is deployed at 197 mi/hr, the wheel brakes are applied at 118 mi/hr until wheelstop, and the drag chute is jettisoned at 48 mi/hr. If the drag chute results in a deceleration of -0.00033v2 (in feet per second squared when the speed v is in feet per second) and the wheel brakes cause a constant deceleration of 4.6 ft/sec, determine the distance s traveled from 197 mi/hr to wheelstop

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