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Finding the Friction Force to Overcome

  1. Oct 2, 2011 #1
    I just had a general question regarding Friction.

    With the following information, how could i calculate Friction Force to overcome(assuming it is on a horizontal plane and not moving):
    Normal Force,
    μ( Coef of Friction)

    say the mass was 100, weight was 980, Normal Force was 980 and μ was .1
    Last edited: Oct 2, 2011
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  3. Oct 2, 2011 #2


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    Homework questions should go in the homework forum. There are plenty there like yours right now.
  4. Oct 2, 2011 #3
    Oh ok... I did not think this was a homework question. Sorry.
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