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Homework Help: Coefficient of static friction between load and incline

  1. Mar 8, 2016 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    A 1790N force pull a 266kg load up a 17º incline. what is the coefficient of static friction between load and incline.

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
    Tried several times on notebook but I haven't seemed to solve the problem.
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  3. Mar 8, 2016 #2


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    Draw a free body diagram of the problem and post your work.

    We can't help you if we don't know what you've done.
  4. Mar 8, 2016 #3


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    Does it say the load is just at the point of starting to move?
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