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the weight of the block if wood is 96.5 N. the coefficient of static friction between the block of wood and vertical wall is 0.45. what minimum force is required to prevent the block from sliding down the wall

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1. F = Fn = mg/mu

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2. Draw the FBD. You'll see.

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