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A physics student playing with an air hockey table (a frictionless surface) finds that if she gives the puck a velocity of 3.86 m/s along the length ( 1.79 m) of the table at one end, by the time it has reached the other end the puck has drifted a distance 2.40 cm to the right but still has a velocity component along the length of 3.86 m/s. She concludes correctly that the table is not level and correctly calculates its inclination from the above information.

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3. The attempt at a solution

I don't know how to relate velocity to force. The velocity is constant so all net force equations equal to zero. I have no clue how to really start.

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# Find the angle of inclination

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