A jet plane lands with a speed of 101 m/s and can accelerate at a maximum of -5.00 m/s^2 as it comes to rest.

a)From the instant the plane touches the runway, what is the minimum time needed before it can come to rest? (answer in seconds)

b)Can this plane land on a small tropical island airport where the runway is 0.800 km long?

c)What is the actual minimum distance needed to stop the plane? (answer in km)

a)From the instant the plane touches the runway, what is the minimum time needed before it can come to rest? (answer in seconds)

b)Can this plane land on a small tropical island airport where the runway is 0.800 km long?

c)What is the actual minimum distance needed to stop the plane? (answer in km)

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