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September 17, 2014

Homework Help: Physics 11

Posted by Anonymous on Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 6:02pm.

Two people start running from rest. The first person has a mass of 59 kg and is wearing
dress shoes with a coefficient of static friction of 0.52. The other person is wearing
running shoes with a coefficient of static friction of 0.66.
Explain why we do not really need the mass of either person when finding the initial maximum possible acceleration.

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