# Biomechanics

Amy is in a tuck and skiing straight down a 30° slope. Air resistance pushes backward on her with a force of 10 N. The coefficient of dynamic friction between her skis and the snow is 0.08. Amy’s mass is 60 kg. What is the resultant of the external forces that act on Amy?

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