The owner of a warehouse ask an engineer to design a ramp which will reduce the force necessary to lift boxes to the top of a 1/2 m step. If there is only room enough for a 4 m ramp, what is the maximum factor by which the lifting force could be reduced?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I am not sure how to find the maximum factor?? Could anyone help?

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