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Normal force when on a horizontal surface

  1. Dec 25, 2008 #1
    Could it always be referred to as mg+Fy
    Last edited: Dec 25, 2008
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  3. Dec 25, 2008 #2


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    Thread moved to HH/Intro Physics.

    Your question is general and vague. Could you please clarify and list the context of your question?

    For example, if the plane is on the surface of the Earth, and the vertical dimension is labeled "Z", then the answer would be No, correct?
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