(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A uniform ladder of mass m and length L leans at an angle θ against a frictionless wall, Fig. 9-61. If the coefficient of static friction between the ladder and the ground is 0.43, what is the minimum angle at which the ladder will not slip?

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2. Relevant equations

?? tan(theta) = .43?

3. The attempt at a solution

23.26

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# Homework Help: Equillibrium Ladder

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