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Net Force given mass, force, angle.

  1. Mar 3, 2012 #1
    How would I find the net force given the angle of the applied force, the mass, and the magnitude of the force?



    2. Relevant equations
    F=ma

    I need to fit an angle in that equation somehow.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 3, 2012 #2
    I solved it. Basically, you need to draw a free body diagram. Where the vertical component of the force is F*sin(theta) and the horizontal is F*cos(theta)
     
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