Homework StatementA solid sphere of radius 1 m and mass 5 kg
is placed in a wedge with θ = 29 ◦
The inner surfaces of the wedge
The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 .
Determine the force exerted by the wedge
on the sphere at point B. Answer in units
Figure, ASCII style!
point a is on the flat side towards the ball.
Edit: I realize that the ascii diagram may suck, but.
The Attempt at a Solution
Alright, so I tried this.
This shouldn't be as annoying as it is. I mean, by my method, B is easily given, but the answer i get is wrong. Which means I'm not seeing something. Ideas?