Physics

posted by .

You are pulling a 60-kg crate across a level floor with a rope. If a force of 200 N
on the rope gives the crate an acceleration of 2 m/s2, what is the force of friction
that the crate exerts on the floor?

  • Physics -

    ma=F-F(fr)
    F(fr)=F+ma = 200 +60•2 =320 N

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Physics

    Sally applies a horizontal force of 500 N with a rope to dtag a wooden crate across a floor with a constant speed. The rope tied to the crate is pulled at an angle of 67.5 degrees. a) How much force is exerted by the rope on the crate?
  2. physics

    A 65 kg crate is dragged across a floor by pulling on a rope attached to the crate and inclined 25° above the horizontal. (a) If the coefficient of static friction is 0.54, what minimum force magnitude is required from the rope to …
  3. physics

    A 73 kg crate is dragged across a floor by pulling on a rope attached to the crate and inclined 15° above the horizontal. (a) If the coefficient of static friction is 0.52, what minimum force magnitude is required from the rope to …
  4. physics

    1. A boy drags a wooden crate with a mass of 20 kg, a distance of 12 m, across a rough level floor at a constant speed of 1.50 m/s by pulling on the rope tied to the crate with a force of 50 N. The rope makes an angle of 25¡ã with …
  5. Physics

    A warehouse employee used a cable to pull a 125 kg crate across the floor. the angle between the cable and the floor was 25°. The magnitude of the pulling force was 185 N. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and …
  6. Physics

    A rope exerts a constant horizontal force of 203N pulling a 68-kg crate across the floor. The velocity of the crate is observed to increase from 3m/s to 5m/s in a time of 4 seconds under the influence of this force and the frictional …
  7. Physics

    A rope exerts a constant horizontal force of 203N pulling a 68-kg crate across the floor. The velocity of the crate is observed to increase from 3m/s to 5m/s in a time of 4 seconds under the influence of this force and the frictional …
  8. Physics

    A crate with a total mass of 18.0 kg is pulled by a person along the floor at a constant speed by a rope. The rope is inclined at 20 degree above the horizontal, and the crate moves 20.0 m on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of …
  9. Physics

    Two workers are sliding 310kg crate across the floor. One worker pushes forward on the crate with a force of 440N while the other pulls in the same direction with a force of 230N using a rope connected to the crate. Both forces are …
  10. physics

    Two workers are sliding 330 kg crate across the floor. One worker pushes forward on the crate with a force of 410 N while the other pulls in the same direction with a force of 240 N using a rope connected to the crate. Both forces …

More Similar Questions