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How a bicycle is slowed down by dragging your feet along the ground?

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June 28, 2017 10:38AM

Poorly, very poorly.

Friction is what slows the bike down.

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June 24, 2017 5:05AM

The bicycle is slowed due to friction from your feet dragging along the ground. It is not the best way, as the front and rear brakes should be used instead.