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Instantaneous Power Delivered by a Car Engine - Example Problem

By Flipping Physics, 07/28/2016

A Toyota Prius is traveling at a constant velocity of 113 km/hr. If an average force of drag of 3.0 x 10^2 N acts on the car, what is the power developed by the engine in horsepower?
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Content Times:
0:15 The problem
1:18 Which equation to use and why
2:20 Billy solves the problem
3:59 What if the car is moving at 129 km/hr?

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