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Car turning

  1. Oct 11, 2007 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    When you take your 1100-kg car out for a spin, you go around a corner of radius 55m with a speed of 15m/s. Assuming your car doesn't skid, what is the force exerted on it by static friciton?

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution


    but apparantley it's supposed to be 4.5
    what happened?
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  3. Oct 11, 2007 #2


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    How did you get 300?

    And why are you calculating the coefficient of friction? The question only asks for the force.
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