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Books sliding on ramp

  1. Sep 25, 2006 #1


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    A box of textbooks of mass 24.4 rests on a loading ramp that makes an angle a with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.230 and the coefficient of static friction is 0.360 . I figured out that the angle is 19.8 and acceleration is 1.2m/s^2. I would like to know how to figure out the speed after it's slid 5.20 m.
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  3. Sep 25, 2006 #2


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