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Posted by on Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 7:13pm.

A worker of a moving company places a 308 kg trunk on a piece of carpeting and slides it across the floor at a constant velocity by exerting a horizontal force of 425 N on the trunk. What horizontal force must the mover apply to move the trunk at a constant rate?

  • physics - , Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 7:49pm

    You said the answer, 425 Newtons
    Something missing in this problem statement? For example the mu of the floor with no carpet?

  • physics - , Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 7:52pm

    the mu is .14, sorry!

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