# static friction

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physics
Car A uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 0.222 on a particular unbanked curve. The maximum speed at which the car can negotiate this curve is 19.5 m/s. Car B uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 0.670 on the same curve. What is the...

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what is the maximum possible value of static friction?

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Shoes made for the sports of bouldering and rock climbing are designed to provide a great deal of friction between the foot and the surface of the ground. Such shoes on smooth rock might have a coefficient of static friction of 1.2 and a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.90...

physic
A stationary 2.0 kg object is located on a table near the surface of the earth. The coefficient static friction between the surface is .80 and the coefficient of the kinetic friction is 0.65. A horizontal force of 5N is applied to the object. Determine the force of friction. ...

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A stationary 2.0 kg object is located on a table near the surface of the earth. The coefficient static friction between the surface is .80 and the coefficient of the kinetic friction is 0.65. A horizontal force of 5N is applied to the object. Determine the force of friction. ...

physics
a bock with mass 60kg sits on a surface with static friction Us = 0.51. a spring (k = 69N) is stretched horizontally by 11cm but the block is still stationary. What is the friction force felt by the block when stretched 11cm?

Physics
You're driving along at 101 km/hr on a rainy day. Suddenly a deer jumps out 30 m ahead of you. You slam on the brakes of your 1972 Mustang (no ABS) with Goodyear tires (coefficient of kinetic friction= 0.525, coefficient of static friction=0.750). Will you hit the deer?

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3.A car with a mass of 1500 kg is parked on a hill with an incline of 20°. a.What is the weight of the car? b.What is the normal force the car experiences? (hint: balance the forces parallel and perpendicular to the hill using Newton’s second law) c.What is the magnitude of...

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The coefficient of static friction between a block and a horizontal floor is 0.37, while the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.10. The mass of the block is 3.8 kg and it is initially at rest. Once the block is sliding, if you keep pushing on it with the same minimum ...

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static friciton is greater than sliding friction prove

Physics
2 factors that increase static friction? Could it be weight or the ground?

Physics
The maximum possible value for the coefficient of static friction ?

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Here on earth and also on the moon two identical heavy crates (300kg) sit at rest on 2 identical level platforms with coefficients of static friction equal to (0.90). If one end of both platforms is slowly raised at the same time in both locations, will the crates eventually ...

college physics
you find that it takes a horizontal force of 160 newtons to slide a box along the surface of a level floor at constant speed . the coefficient of static friction is 0.52, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.47. if you place the box on a dolly of mass 5.3 kg and with ...

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A 4.170 kg block of wood rests on a steel desk. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the desk is μs = 0.505 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is μk = 0.255. At time t = 0, a force F = 12.7 N is applied horizontally to the block. State the ...

Physics
A 4.500 kg block of wood rests on a steel desk. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the desk is μs = 0.455 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is μk = 0.155. At time t = 0, a force F = 12.4 N is applied horizontally to the block. State the ...

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A 6.110 kg block of wood rests on a steel desk. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the desk is μs = 0.455 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is μk = 0.255. At time t = 0, a force F = 16.8 N is applied horizontally to the block. State the ...

Physics
A block is sitting on a ramp. The block feels a force of friction sufficient to keep it from sliding down the ramp, which makes an angle of 30 degrees w.r.t. horizontal. What is the minimum coefficient of static friction between the block & ramp?

physics
What is the maximum speed that the car can turn in a curve of radius 29.0 m without slipping? The coefficient of static friction between a road and a car's tires is 0.500, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.390. Assume that the road is horizontal and flat.

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the system is in static equilibrium. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the table's surface is = 1/3. The mass of the block that is hanging down is n1 Kg. The tangent of the angle shown in the figure is tan theta = n2. What is the minimum value of mass, ...

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In the figure below, m1 = 10.0 kg and m2 = 4.5 kg. The coefficient of static friction between m1 and the horizontal surface is 0.60, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.30. m1 is on a table connected to m2 by a string that is on a pulley. m2 is hanging off the table ...

Physics
A man drags a 180 lb crate across a floor by pulling on a rope inclined at 20.0 degrees with the horizontal. If the coefficient of static friction is 0.560 , and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.350, find the acceleration (in feet/second^2) of the crate at the instant ...

Physics
What Precaution should be take in static and kinetic friction experiment?

physics
Car A uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 1.1 on a particular unbanked curve. The maximum speed at which the car can negotiate this curve is 30 m/s. Car B uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 0.7 on the same curve. What is the ...

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When you push a 1.95 kg book resting on a tabletop it takes 2.40 N to start the book sliding. Once it is sliding, however, it takes only 1.50 N to keep the book moving with constant speed. What are the coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the book and the ...

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When you push a 2.05 kg book resting on a tabletop it takes 2.45 N to start the book sliding. Once it is sliding, however, it takes only 1.50 N to keep the book moving with constant speed. What are the coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the book and the ...

A 2.5 kg block is pulled to the right by a horizontal string. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the floor is 0.30 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.20. What value of force applied by the string will start the block moving?

physics
In figure p4.36, m1 = 10kg and m2 = 4.0kg. the coefficient of static friction between m1 and the horizontal surface is 0.50, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.30. (a) if the system is released from rest, what will its acceleration be? (b) if the system is set in ...

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Car A uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 0.175 on a particular unbanked curve. The maximum speed at which the car can negotiate this curve is 28.3 m/s. Car B uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 0.740 on the same curve. The cars of...

Physics
he weight of the block in the drawing is 77.0 N. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the vertical wall is 0.490. (a) What minimum magnitude of the force is required to prevent the block from sliding down the wall? (Hint: The static frictional force exerted...

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you need to move a 500 kg crate of gazelle food from the garage along the 42 meter hall to the kitchen. If you apply a force of 1000 N at a 37 degree angle to the horizontal. How long will it take to move to the kitchen?(coefficient of static friction=.15, coefficient of ...

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Two blocks with mass m1 = 7.2 and m2 = 7.7 are connected by a massless string over a frictionless and massless pulley. The angle of the incline is equal to 45.0. The kinetic coefficient of friction between m1 and the incline is 0.22. What is the minimum value of the static ...

Physics
(a) A 10 kg box of candy rests on a floor with a coefficient of static friction of 0.30. What force is needed to move the box? b) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between a rubber tire and the road if a 2000 kg car needs 1.57 × 104 N to keep the car moving at a ...

AP Physics B
A penny of mass 3.1g rests on a small 28.2g block supported by a spinning disk of radius 12cm. The coefficients of friction between the block and disk are .73 (static) and .64 (kinetic) while those for the penny and black are .6 (static) and .45 (kinetic). What is the maximum ...

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The 78.0 kg climber is supported in the "chimney" by the friction forces exerted on his shoes and back. The static coefficients of friction between his shoes and the wall, and between his back and the wall, are 0.840 and 0.630, respectively. What is the minimum normal force he...

Physics
A sports car is accelerating up a hill that rises 17.0° above the horizontal. The coefficient of static friction between the wheels and the road is µs = 0.79. It is the static frictional force that propels the car forward. (a) What is the magnitude of the maximum ...

Physics
a sled mass 50 kg is pulled along snow-covered, flat group. the static friction coefficent is 0.30, and the sliding friction coefficient is .10. what force is need to get the sled moving? then, what force is needed to keep the sled moving at a constant velocity?

Physics
What is the maximum speed with which a 1150-kg car can round a turn of radius 71 m on a flat road if the coefficient of static friction between tires and road is 0.80? May someone walk me through this problem step by step? Thank you *The equation friction coefficient= v^2/Rg ...

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A man tries to push a crate of 8kg across a rough surface. The static friction coefficient is 0.6 and the kinetic friction coefficient is 0.4. Calculate the friction force exerted on the crate if: a) a horizontal force of 45 N is exerted on the crate and b) a horizontal force ...

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I need an equation that has something to do with the role of static friction in the design of tires

Physics
A stone has a mass of 3.0 10-3 kg and is wedged into the tread of an automobile tire, as the drawing shows. The coefficient of static friction between the stone and each side of the tread channel is 0.86. When the tire surface is rotating at 10 m/s, the stone flies out of the ...

Physics
your car has stalled and has come to rest on a level section of a busy street. you and a passenger decide to push the car to the side of the road so it will not interfere with the trafic. together you excert a combine horizontal force of 1320N. the coefficent of static ...

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A ladder rests against a smooth wall (by smooth wall, we mean that the wall exerts in the ladder only a force that is perpendicular to the wall. There is no friction force). The ladder weighs 200N and its center of gravity is 0.4L from the base, where L is the ladder’s ...

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The chain is released from rest with a length b of overhanging links just sufficient to initiate motion. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the links and the horizontal surface have essentially the same value, μ. Determine the velocity v of the chain ...

Physical science
A box a weight of 100 N rests on a horizontal floor.The coefficient of static friction is 0,40 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0,30.DETERMISE THE FRICTIONAL FORCE ACTING ON THE BOX IF A HORIZONTAL FORCE IS APPLIED WITH A MAGNITUDE OF 0 N

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4 kg block rests on a smooth horizontal surface,upper surface of 4 kg is rough.A block of mass 2 kg is placed on its upper surface.The acceleration of upper block with respect to earth when 4 kg mass is pulled by a horizontal force of 30N?coefficient of static friction=0.8 and...

AP Physics
A large box has a mass of 500kg and the coefficient of static friction for the box and the floor is 0.45, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.30. a. What is the minimum horizontal force needed to get the box moving? b. If you continue to push with that force, what ...

physics
What must be the magnitude of the force of static friction between the surface and the bottom of the crate?

Physics
4. A force of 48 N is required to start a 7.8 kg box moving across a horizontal concrete floor. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction between the box and the floor? = (b) Does the coefficent of friction have a unit? A. No, it is a ratio B. No, the units are not real C...

Engineering Science N4
A box of books has a mass of 46kg and is being towed by a rope which is oriented at 15 degree to the horizontal at a point where it is tied into a knot. If the pulling force is increased until the box begins to slide, determine the box's initial acceleration if the coefficient...

Physics
*I really don't know how to get started. I have done lots of the homework, but this one (and a couple of others) are really giving me PROBLEMS.* A pickup truck is carrying a toolbox, but the rear gate of the truck is missing, so the box will slide out if it is sent moving. The...

Physics Force and Friction question
A crate of mass 100kg is at rest on a horizontal floor. The coefficient of static friction between the crate and the floor is 0.4, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.3. A horizontal force, F, or magnitude 350N is applied to the crate. Which of the following is true? ...

Physics
A 54.0kilogram block is placed on a plane that is inclined 32 degrees to the horizontal. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the plane is 0.573 and the coefficiencet of kinetic friction is 0.310. Find the acceleration of the block down the plane. Please ...

physics
A student wants to determine the coefficients of static friction and kinetic friction between a box and a plank. She places the box on the plank and gradually raises one end of the plank. When the angle of inclination with the horizontal reaches 25°, the box starts to slip, ...

Physics
A box weighing 5kg sits on a box weighing 10kg. The static friction between them is .5. There is no friction under the bottom box. How much tension is needed on the bottom box to make the top box slide?

physics
a force F pushes on a box of mass m that initially is at rest on a rough, horizontal surface. the force F is directed at an angle theta = 30 degreees above the horizontal. the coefficants of friction between the plane and the box are static= .30 and kinetic = .28. if F=50N and...

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In the (Figure 1) the coefficient of static friction between mass mA and the table is 0.42, whereas the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.17. Ignore masses of the cord and the (frictionless) pulley. What minimum value of mA will keep the system from starting to move? What ...

physics
2.A plank is tilted slowly to an angle of 30 degrees with a 12 pound block on it Find FN, FF and the static friction?

physcis
What is the maximum acceleration a car can undergo if the coefficient of static friction between the tires and the ground is 0.82?

physics
What is the maximum acceleration a car can undergo if the coefficient of static friction between the tires and the ground is .90

physics
A force of 48 N is required to start a 7.8 kg box moving across a horizontal concrete floor. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction between the box and the floor? \mu_s = (b) Does the coefficent of friction have a unit? A. No, it is a ratio B. No, the units are not ...

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The coefficient of static friction between a skier and the snow is 0.16, with a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.13. The skier weighs 550N. How much force directed parallel to the horizontal surface is required for the skier to start to move? Known, Us= 0.16 Uk=0.13 Wt=...

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In Figure P4.30, m1 = 10.0 kg and m2 = 4.5 kg. The coefficient of static friction between m1 and the horizontal surface is 0.60 while the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.30. Figure P4.30 (a) If the system is released from rest, what will its acceleration be? 1 m/s2 (b) If...

A force of 23.0 N is required to start a 3.0 kg box moving across a horizontal concrete floor. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction between the box and the floor? 1 (b) If the 23.0 N force continues, the box accelerates at 0.50 m/s2. What is the coefficient of ...

physics
if the weight of the block,W,is 2.5 kilogram,the coefficient of static friction,0.25,and the coefficient of kinetic friction,0.15,determine: (a) the force necessary to hold the block sliding down (b) the force necessary to pull the block up the plane with uniform speed

Physics
a force of 48.0N is required to start a 5.Okg box moving across a horizonatl concrete floor.what is the coefficient of static friction between the box and the floor?If the 48.0-N force continues, the box accelerates at 0.70 m/s squared . What is the coefficient of kinetic ...

Physics
A person pushes on a 60-kg refrigerator with a horizontal force of -260 N; the minus sign indicates that the force points in the -x direction. The coefficient of static friction is 0.68. (a) If the refrigerator does not move, what are the magnitude and direction of the static ...

Physics
A person pushes on a 56-kg refrigerator with a horizontal force of -260 N; the minus sign indicates that the force points in the -x direction. The coefficient of static friction is 0.58. (a) If the refrigerator does not move, what are the magnitude and direction of the static ...

physics
A person pushes on a 55-kg refrigerator with a horizontal force of -250 N; the minus sign indicates that the force points in the -x direction. The coefficient of static friction is 0.56. (a) If the refrigerator does not move, what are the magnitude and direction of the ...

Physics
(a) Two boxes of different mass are at rest on a ramp. What is the minimum coefficient of static friction between the boxes and the ramp if the system is in equilibrium? Given M=(1+0.34)m (b) Suppose there is no friction between the upper box and the ramp. What is minimum ...

Physics
ou are helping your friend move a new refrigerator into his kitchen. You apply a horizontal force of F = +214i − 171k N to try and move the 64.0-kg refrigerator. The coefficient of static friction is 0.660. (a) How much static frictional force does the floor exert on the...

A 20 kg mass is at rest on a level surface where the coefficient of static friction is 0.68. a) How much force will it take to get the mass to move. b) If a horizontal applied force of 72 Newtons is acting on the mass, how much friction is acting?

Physics
A force of 40 N is required to start a 5 kg box moving across a horizontal concrete floor. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction between the box and the floor? (b) If the 40 N force continues, the box accelerates at 0.70 m/s2. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction?

Physics
A force of 23.0 N is required to start a 3.1 kg box moving across a horizontal concrete floor. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction between the box and the floor? (b) If the 23.0 N force continues, the box accelerates at 0.50 m/s2. What is the coefficient of kinetic ...

Physics
My physics optional extra work: This would be helpful so I can compare the solutions here as I do the work by myself. Question: A car enters a circular flat curve with a radius of curvature of 0.20 km with a maximum speed of 135 km/h. If the friction between the road and the ...

Physics
A)A 100kg person is riding a 10kg bicycle up a 25degree hill. The hill is long and the coefficient of static friction is 0.9. How much force does the person have to apply in order for her to ride 10m up the hill at constant velocity? B) If the person now starts from rest from ...

College Physics
A 75.0 kg ladder that is 3.00 m in length is placed against a wall at an angle theta. The center of gravity of the ladder is at a point 1.20 m from the base of the ladder. The coefficient of static friction at the base of the ladder is 0.800. There is no friction between the ...

Physics
A person pushes on a 56-kg refrigerator with a horizontal force of -251 N; the minus sign indicates that the force points in the −x direction. The coefficient of static friction is 0.7. (a) If the refrigerator does not move, what are the magnitude and direction of the ...

chemistry
supposthat the surface area of the box reduced by half , what effects this will has on the coeficint of kintic and static friction

chemistry
supposthat the surface area of the box reduced by half , what effects this will has on the coeficint of kintic and static friction

physics
What is the maximum acceleration a car can undergo if the coefficient of static friction between the tires and the ground is 0.24? a_{max} =

Science
An unbanked curve has a radius of 80.0 m. What is the naximum speed at which a car can make the turn if the coefficient of static friction is 0.8?

Physics
A block of mass m1 is on top of a block of mass m2. Block 2 is connected by an ideal rope passing through a pulley to a block of unknown mass m3 as shown. The pulley is massless and frictionless. There is friction between block 1 and 2 and between the horizontal surface and ...

Physics
A large flatbed truck hauls a heavy wood crate as shown. The crate is not tied down and simply rests on the metal bed of the truck. Find the maximum acceleration the truck can have if the crate is not to slide along the truck bed. (Static friction is 0.5 and kinetic friction ...

physics
A dockworker loading crates on a ship finds that a 21-kg crate, initially at rest on a horizontal surface, requires a 70-N horizontal force to set it in motion. However, after the crate is in motion, a horizontal force of 51 N is required to keep it moving with a constant ...

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A dockworker loading crates on a ship finds that a 21-kg crate, initially at rest on a horizontal surface, requires a 70-N horizontal force to set it in motion. However, after the crate is in motion, a horizontal force of 51 N is required to keep it moving with a constant ...

Static Fricition
An object of mass 2k is placed on the edge of the floor of a merry go round of radius 4 meters. The coefficient of static friction is 0.4 for the floor and the object. 1.How much work (in joules) is done on the object by the static frictional force to get the object up to ...

physics
A box of textbooks of mass 24.8 rests on a loading ramp that makes an angle with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25 and the coefficient of static friction is 0.35. At this angle, how fast will the box be moving after it has slid a distance 4.9 along ...

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In the figure the coefficient of static friction between mass (MA) and the table is 0.40, whereas the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.28 ? part a) What minimum value of (MA) will keep the system from starting to move? part b) What value of(MA) will keep the system moving ...

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In the figure the coefficient of static friction between mass (MA) and the table is 0.40, whereas the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.28 ? part a) What minimum value of (MA) will keep the system from starting to move? part b) What value of(MA) will keep the system moving ...

Physics
A 1200-kg car rounds a corner of radius r = 45 m. If the coefficient of static friction between tires and the road is 0.93 and the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and the road is 0.75, what is the maximum velocity the car can have without skidding?

A luggage carousel at an airport has the form of a section of a large cone, steadily rotating about its vertical axis. Its metallic surface slopes downward toward the outside, making an angle of 21.0° with the horizontal. A 37.0 kg piece of luggage is placed on the carousel, ...

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A luggage carousel at an airport has the form of a section of a large cone, steadily rotating about its vertical axis. Its metallic surface slopes downward toward the outside, making an angle of 21.0° with the horizontal. A 37.0 kg piece of luggage is placed on the carousel, ...

A 21 kg object is placed on an incline with friction. The incline is raised slowly from zero degrees and at 60.71 degrees, the object begins to slide down the incline. What is the coefficient of static friction? Be as accurate as possible with your answer and be sure to enter ...

A 21 kg object is placed on an incline with friction. The incline is raised slowly from zero degrees and at 60.71 degrees, the object begins to slide down the incline. What is the coefficient of static friction? Be as accurate as possible with your answer and be sure to enter ...

In the figure the coefficient of static friction between mass (MA) and the table is 0.40, whereas the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.28 ? part a) What minimum value of (MA) will keep the system from starting to move? part b) What value of(MA) will keep the system moving ...