# coefficient of kinetic friction

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### 11 grade physics

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 ...

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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

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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 ...

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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?

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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 ...

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a skater with an initial speed of 7.60m/s is gliding across the ice. air resistance is negligible. (a)the coefficient of kinetic friction between the ice and the skate blades is 0.100. find the deceleration caused by kinetic friction. (b)how far will the skater travel before ...

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4) A 1200 kg car is accelerating at 1.6 m/s2. If the coefficient of friction of friction is 0.15, what is the force applied to the car by the engine? here do you use the equation kinetic friction= μk(normal force) and put in 1.6 m/s^2=.15(Fn) is this how you go about it?

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a blockof mass 100 kg tied to a donkey that moves with constant accelaration of 20centimeter over second squared up a 30 degrees incline. what is the force with which the donkey pulls on the block parallel to the incline? The coefficient of kinetic friction between the kinetic...

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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 ...

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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?

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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. ...

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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. ...

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2 blocks are connected by a rope of negligible mass are being dragged by a horizontal force. Suppose F= 68.0N, m1= 12.0kg, m2= 18.0kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between each block and the surface is 0.100. a.) draw free body diagram for each block b.) determine ...

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A force of 40 N is applied at an angle of 30oabove the horizon to a 5 kg block that is at rest on a rough horizontal surface. After the block starts to move with an acceleration of 3 m/s2, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface...

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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 ...

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A 90kg basketball player carries about 720J of kinetic energy when running down the court. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between good runners & the floor is .600, how far does the player skid when trying to stop? Hint: what work was done by friction in bringing the ...

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A block is at rest on an inclined plane whose elevation can be varied. The coefficient of static friction is μs= 0.4, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is μk = 0.16. The angle of elevation θ is increased slowly from the horizontal. At what value of θ ...

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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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Please tell me where I am going wrong. A 59.5 kg person, running horizontally with a velocity of +3.90 m/s, jumps onto a 12.2 kg sled that is initially at rest. (a) Ignoring the effects of friction during the collision, find the velocity of the sled and person as they move ...

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A box, with a weight of mg = 25 N, is placed at the top of a ramp and released from rest. The ramp measures 4.40 meters horizontally and 3.50 meters vertically. The box accelerates down the incline, attaining a kinetic energy at the bottom of the ramp of 54.0 J. There is a ...

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A 16kg sled starts up a 28 degree incline with a speed of 2.4m/s . The coefficient of kinetic friction is = 0.27. part a)How far up the incline does the sled travel? part b)What condition must you put on the coefficient of static friction if the sled is not to get stuck at the...

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The coefficient of static friction between a block and a horizontal floor is 0.42, while the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.17. The mass of the block is 3.9 kg. If a horizontal force is slowly increased until it is barely enough to make the block start moving, what is ...

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The coefficient of static friction between a block and a horizontal floor is 0.33, while the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.11. The mass of the block is 3.7 kg. If a horizontal force is slowly increased until it is barely enough to make the block start moving, what is ...

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A 7.0 kg bundle starts up a 44° incline with 140 J of kinetic energy. How far will it slide up the incline if the coefficient of kinetic friction between

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What is the value of the normal force if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.22 and the kinetic frictional force is 40 newtons?

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What is the acceleration of the upper block? The coefficient of kinetic friction between the lower block and upper block is 0.0005. The coefficient of kinetic friction between lower block and floor is 0.0001. Upper block is 1kg, lower block is 2kg, and Force of 20N is applied ...

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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...

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A mass of m1 = 12 kg is placed on an incline with an inclination angle of 50 degrees, a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.16, and a coefficient of static friction of 0.89. m1 is tied to a rope which runs parallel to the incline and runs over a pulley to a hanging mass of m2...

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A 2.5 kg block is launched up a ramp at 9.0 m/s. If the ramp is 35 degrees above the horizontal and the coefficient of static friction is 0.60, while the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25. a. How far does the block go up the ramp from its starting point? b. What speed ...

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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? ...

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A cardboard box of unknown mass is sliding upon a mythical frictionless surface. The box has a velocity of 4.56 m/s when it encounters a bit of friction. After sliding 0.700m, the box has a velocity of 3.33 m/s. What is the coefficient of friction of the surface? Am I right to...

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A 13 N horizontal force pushes a block weighing 4.5 N against a vertical wall (Fig. 6-26). The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.68, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.35. Assume that the block is not moving initially. In unit-vector ...

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A 10 N horizontal force pushes a block weighing 4.9 N against a vertical wall (Fig. 6-26). The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.55, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.35. Assume that the block is not moving initially. In unit-vector ...

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A 220 N crate is pushed along the ground with a horizontal force. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.21 and the coefficient of static friction is 0.31. The crate moves at a constant speed of 4.1 m/s. a) Draw a free-body diagram for the crate. b) What is the size of the ...

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A 5.00-kg block is placed on top of a 10.0-kg block which rests on a horizontal surface. The 5.00-kg block is tied to a wall with a horizontal string. A 45.0-N horizontal force directed away from the wall is then exerted on the 10.0-kg block. The coefficient of kinetic ...

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A sled whose total mass with cargo is 30.0 kg rests on ice. The coefficient of static friction is 0.20, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.15. The sled is attached to a rope, horizontally, in which the tension force is slowly increased. How much tension force applied...

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A box that is initially at rest is pushed by a person at an angle 0 with a force F until it reaches a speed of v. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the surface is U. Is this: work done by person equal to magnitude of friction F work done by person greater...

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There is a block resting on a table attached to a hanging mass around a pulley. Assume a value of g = 10 m/s2. If there is no friction, and the mass on the table has a value of 5.0 kg and the hanging mass has a value of 1.0 kg, what is the value of the kinetic friction ...

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A large box is loaded into the very back of a pickup truck and is not tied down. The truck then goes down the road at 20.0 m/s. The coefficient of static friction is 0.80 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.45 between the box and the bed of the truck. What is the ...

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A 11.0 box is released on a 37 incline and accelerates down the incline at 0.25 .What is the coefficient of kinetic friction in units uk? What is the friction force impeding its motion in N?

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a stationary 25 kg object is located on a table near the surface of the earth. The coefficient of static friction between the surface is 0.50 and of kinetic friction is 0.30.

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box full of books rests on a wooden floor. The normal force the floor exerts on the box is 235 N. a) You push horizontally on the box with a force of 121 N, but it refuses to budge. What can you say about the coefficient of static friction between the box and the floor? (b) If...

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A box of textbooks of mass 25.3 kg rests on a loading ramp that makes an angle (ALFA) with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.260 and the coefficient of static friction is 0.330 . A) As the angle (ALFA) is increased, find the minimum angle at which the ...

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2.A ball rolls off a shelf with a horizontal velocity of v. At what horizontal distance from the shelf does the ball land if the height of the shelf is h above the floor? 3. A car travels around a circle with a diameter of 500 m at a constant speed of 25 m/s. The static ...

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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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A block with mass m1 on a plane inclined at angle to the horizontal is connected to a second hanging block with mass m2 by a cord passing over a small, frictionless pulley, as shown. The coefficient of static friction is us and the coefficient of kinetic friction is ...

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A 24 kg box is released on a 21 degree incline and accelerates down the incline at 0.27 m/s^2. a) Find the friction force impeding its motion. b) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction?

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A 13.0 kg box is released on a 33 degree incline and accelerates down the incline at o.20 m/s^2. A. Find the friction force impeding it's motion B. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction

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A 5.60 kg object is pulled over a rough surface with a constant tension resulting in an acceleration of 3.12 m/s2. There is a friction, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.47. What is the magnitude of the tension?

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A 17 N horizontal force F pushes a block weighing 3.0 N against a vertical wall. The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.65, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.45. Assume that the block is not moving initially. (a) Will the block move? ...

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A 12 N horizontal force pushes a block weighing 5.0 N against a vertical wall (Fig. 6-26).The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.60, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.40. Assume that the block is not moving initially. (a) Will the ...

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1. You apply a force of 11.8 N on a 5.1 kg object, pushing it horizontally across a surface where the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.44. (a) Determine the frictional force acting. (b) Determine the object's acceleration. 2. A container of mass 0.5 kg slides along the ice...

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A stationary block explodes into two pieces L and R that slide across a frictionless floor and then into regions with friction, where they stop. Piece L, with a mass of 2.0 kg, encounters a coefficient of kinetic friction µL = 0.40 and slides to a stop in distance dL = 0.15 m...

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A crate sliding down a ramp reaches the bottom of the ramp and slides across a flat floor. At the instant shown, the crate has a speed of v= 8.90 m/s. The crate comes to a stop after a distance x= 13.0m . What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the ...

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What is the maximum mass of a rubber block that can be pulled by a rope whose maximum tension is 3500N? The block is sitting on dry asphalt. (By the way, 1.2 would be used as the coefficient of static friction and 0.8 is the coefficient of kinetic friction for rubber substance...

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Consider a car is heading down a 5.5° slope (one that makes an angle of 5.5° with the horizontal) under the following road conditions. You may assume that the weight of the car is evenly distributed on all four tires and that the coefficient of static friction is involved—...

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A block with mass m1 on a plane inclined at angle ƒÑ to the horizontal is connected to a second hanging block with mass m2 by a cord passing over a small, frictionless pulley, as shown. The coefficient of static friction is Us ƒÝ s and the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

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A crate slides down a ramp inclined at 26.0° from the horizontal. The normal force of the ramp on the crate is 710 N and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate’s bottom and the ramp’s surface is 0.330. Find the magnitude of the force of kinetic friction ...

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Example 2: a) A desk has a mass of 68.75 kilograms. If the coefficient of static friction between the desk and the floor is 1.1, what force must be used to move the desk from rest? b) Once the desk above is in motion, what force must be used to keep it moving at a constant ...

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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 ...

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a 2 kg object moving at 5 m/s enters a surface with the coefficient of kinetic friction is .1 and is brought to a full stop. If the cart moved 12.8 m calculate: a) the net work done on the object over the 12.8 m distance (I got 6.4j, but it's probably wrong) b) change in ...

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A 2 kg mass rests on a horizontal table with a light spring with a force constant of 200 Nm-1 attached to it. The coefficient of static friction between the mass and the table is 0.7 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.5. How far must the spring be stretched ...

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4830J of work is done by a laborer pulling a 27.0 kg crate across a cement floor at a constant speed of 7.82 m/s by a 454 N force. The rope is being pulled at a 37.0 degree angle to the floor. a)How far was it pulled? b)What is the friction force? c)What is the work done ...

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A skater with an initial speed of 5.90 m/s stops propelling himself and begins to coast across the ice, eventually coming to rest. Air resistance is negligible. (a) The coefficient of kinetic friction between the ice and the skate blades is 0.125. Find the deceleration caused ...

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A sled weighing 200.0 N is pulled along a horizontal surface with a horizontal force of 45 N. The coefficient of static friction is 0.65 and of kinetic friction is 0.40. What is the force of friction? So I got Ff=200*.4= 80N

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6)A 700kg car is travelling at a constant velocity of 35m/s when it slams on the brakes and comes to a stop. How far did the car travel during braking if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.62 ? (Hint: if the accelerator is no longer being pressed, is there an applied ...

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My method was correct right?, sorry to post again I just wanted to double check that I had the setup right: A 8000N car is traveling 12 m/s along a horizntal road when the brakes are applied. The car skids to a stop in 4.0s. How much kinetic energy does the car have. my work: ...

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a 20-kg box sits on a level floor. the coefficient of kinetic friction between floor and box is 0,60. how large a friction force opposes the motion of the box while moving? how much work must be done against friction to move the box 5,0 m?

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A block M1 of mass 13.0 kg sits on top of a larger block M2 of mass 23.0 kg which sits on a flat surface. The kinetic friction coefficient between the upper and lower block is 0.440. The kinetic friction coefficient between the lower block and the flat surface is 0.140. A ...

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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 ...

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A mass of m1 = 12 kg is placed on an incline with an inclination angle of 50 degrees, a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.16, and a coefficient of static friction of 0.89. m1 is tied to a rope which runs parallel to the incline and runs over a pulley to a hanging mass of m2...

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A 16kg sled starts up a 28 degree incline with a speed of 2.4m/s . The coefficient of kinetic friction is = 0.27. part a)How far up the incline does the sled travel? part b)What condition must you put on the coefficient of static friction if the sled is not to get stuck at the...

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A 16kg sled starts up a 28 degree incline with a speed of 2.4m/s . The coefficient of kinetic friction is = 0.27. part a)How far up the incline does the sled travel? part b)What condition must you put on the coefficient of static friction if the sled is not to get stuck at the...

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Objects with masses m1 = 11.0 kg and m2 = 6.0 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a friction-less pulley as in the figure below. If, when the system starts from rest, m2 falls 1.00 m in 1.48 s, determine the coefficient of kinetic friction between m1 and the ...

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A block accelerates at 3.3 m/s^2 down a plane inclined at an angle of 26 degrees.Find micro(k) between the block and the inclined plane. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s^2. This is my work but i am not sure if it is correct: sum of forces on x axis= -kinetic friction + ...

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A person of mass 70kg slides across a slippery floor at 2m/s. If the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.05 and that of static friction is 0.35. Find the distance the person will slide before stopping.

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A still block slides over a still surface,if the mass of the pot is 2.00kg what is the force of friction opposing the motion?coefficient of kinetic friction is taken as 0.42.Gravity is 9.8

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a student wants to determine the coefficient of static friction and kinetic friction between a box and a plank by gradually raising one end of the plank. when the angle of inclination with the horizontal reaches 28.0, the box starts to slip and slide 2.53 m down the plank in 3...

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A 1200kg car moves along a horizontal road at speed v0=23.3m/s,the road is wet, so the static friction coefficient between the road and the tires is only µs=0.209 and the kinetic friction coefficient is even lower µk=0.1463. The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8m/s^2. ...

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A 1200 kg car moves along a horizontal road at speed v0 = 20.1 m/s. The road is wet, so the static friction coefficient between the tires and the road is only μs = 0.189 and the kinetic friction coefficient is even lower, μk = 0.1323. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2...

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This is a homework question and I have no idea what I'm doing wrong. A heavy sled is being pulled by two people as shown in the figure. The coefficient of static friction between the sled and the ground is ìs = 0.611, and the kinetic friction coefficient is ìk = 0.467. The ...

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A 10-kg wooden box rests on a wooden ramp. The coefficient of static friction is 0.50, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.30. What is the friction force between the box and ramp if the ramp is at a 25o angle? the ramp is at a 45o angle? what is the acceleration of ...

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A 2.3 kg steel block is at rest on a steel table. A horizontal string pulls on the block. The coefficient of static friction for steel on steel is 0.80 (page 163) while the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.60 while the acceleration due to gravity is 9.80 m/s2. If the ...

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A 47.0 kg slab rests on a frictionless floor. A 18.0 kg block rests on top of the slab. The static coefficient of friction between the block and the slab is 0.50, while the kinetic coefficient of friction is 0.40. The top block is acted upon by a force of 120 N. What is the ...

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A body whose weight is W1=75N is tied to another body whose weight is W2=45N .If the coefficient of kinetic friction between W1 and the inclined plane (25°)AB is 0.15,calculate the coefficient of kinetic between W2 and the inclined plane(15°) BC when the two masses slide ...

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A body whose weight is W1=75N is tied to another body whose weight is W2=45N .If the coefficient of kinetic friction between W1 and the inclined plane (25°)AB is 0.15,calculate the coefficient of kinetic between W2 and the inclined plane(15°) BC when the two masses slide ...

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In the figure below, m1 = 10.9 kg and m2 = 3.7 kg. The coefficient of static friction between m1 and the horizontal surface is 0.60, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.30. (a) If the system is released from rest, what will its acceleration be? (Enter the magnitude of...

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A 1900 kg car moves along a horizontal road at speed v0 = 26.4 m/s. The road is wet, so the static friction coefficient between the tires and the road is only μs = 0.17 and the kinetic friction coefficient is even lower, μk = 0.119. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8...

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Consider the figure below. (Let w1 = 150 N and w2 = 38.0 N.) (a) What is the minimum force of friction required to hold the system of the figure in equilibrium? N (b) What coefficient of static friction between the 150-N block and the table ensures equilibrium? (c) If the ...

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A person pushes with a horizontal force of 25 N 4kg block, initially at rest on a horizontal table, a distance of 3m. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and table is 0.35. determine external work on the block-table system. the energy dissipated by friction ...

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A crate of mass 55.6 kg is being transported on the flatbed of a pickup truck. The coefficient of static friction between the crate and the trucks flatbed is 0.330, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.320. (b) The truck barely exceeds this acceleration and then moves ...

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A bicyclist traveling at 8 m/s rides around an unbanked curve. The coefficient of friction (is this static or kinetic friction?) between the tires and the road is 0.42. What is the radius of the shortest turn that the bicyclist can safely make?

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A 75.0 kg object is on an incline of 30 degrees horizontally. I have to calculate several things from this, and I need help with some of them. I have to find the following: 1. Static coefficient of friction 2. Kinetic coefficient of friction 3. Gravitational force 4. Normal ...

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Rather than taking the stairs, Javier gets from the second floor of his house to the first floor by sliding down the banister that is inclined at an angle of 30.0 degrees to the horizontal. If Javier has a mass of 49.1 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between Javier ...

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A crate of mass 55.6 kg is being transported on the flatbed of a pickup truck. The coefficient of static friction between the crate and the trucks flatbed is 0.330, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.320. (a) The truck accelerates forward on level ground. What is the...

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5) You are pushing a 55 kg refrigerator along at a constant speed of 1.5 m/s using an applied force of 250 N when the floor type changes from tile to carpet. The carpet has a coefficient of static friction of 0.62 and a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.54. Are you pushing ...