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What is the deceleration of the rocket sled if it comes to rest in 1.1 s from a speed of 1000 km/h? (Such deceleration caused one test subject to black out and have temporary blindness.)
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<b>Figure 4.31</b> Rocket sled.
Figure 4.31 Rocket sled.
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$-2.5 \times 10^{2}\textrm{ m/s}^2$
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