1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Find Kinematic Friction

  1. Oct 27, 2014 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    A biker and his motorcycle have a weight of 2350 N [down]. Calculate the force of kinetic friction for the rubber tires and dry concrete if the motorcycle skids. (Coefficient of friction is 0.7)

    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at a solution
    my answer i got was 1645 but the correct answer is 2000
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 27, 2014 #2

    jtbell

    User Avatar

    Staff: Mentor

    If you tell us how you got your answer, someone will probably be glad to tell you where your mistake is.
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?
Draft saved Draft deleted