Week 6 Application Assignment

Week 6 Application Assignment - Axia College Material Week...

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Axia College Material Week 6 Application Assignment Radicals Application Practice Answer the following questions. Use Equation Editor to write mathematical expressions and equations. First, save this file to your hard drive by selecting Save As from the File menu. Click the white space below each question to maintain proper formatting. 1. After an accident, police can determine the speed at which the car had been traveling based on the length of the skid marks the car left on the road. The police use the following formula: ( 29 1 2 2 5 r L - = , where r is the speed of the car, in miles per hour, and L is the distance of the skid marks, in feet. a. Solve the equation ( 29 1 2 2 5 r L - = for L. Answer Box (Type your work and answer below) Apply the rule of negative and fractional exponents before solving for the variable L. 20 4 5 2 5 2 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 1 r L r L r L r L L r = = = = = = = = = b. How far will a car skid at 65 mph? Round your answer to the nearest whole feet, if
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