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A question from Kinetic energy

Atul asked:

A lorry and a car moving with the same KE are brought to rest having same retarding force .which one of them should come at rest at shorter distance.

 

Ans:

According to Work Kinetic Energy theorem

Both should stop travelling the same distance

(This was a quick answer without a deep thought. If the readers have a diffrent opinion, please comment)

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