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Homework Help: Finding retarding force

  1. Mar 31, 2008 #1
    how do u calculate the retarding force of a pulley system. I have made the force/acceleration graph required, and now it is telling me to use it to calculate the retarding force as best as I can.:uhh:
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  3. Apr 1, 2008 #2
    Is the retarding force the same as friction? was any information given on friction or a
    retarding force in you problem?
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