(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In a playground, two slides have different angles of incline theta1 and theta2 (theta2 > theta1). A child slides down the first at constant speed; on the second, his acceleration down the slide is a. Assume the coefficient of kinetic friction is the same for both slides. (a) Find a in terms of

theta1, theta2, and g. (b) Find the numerical value of a for theta1 = 45° and theta2 = 61°.

I hate to post and run, but my trig skills are HORRIBLY lacking in this arena. Can any of you offer tips for solving (a)? thanks

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# Homework Help: Two slides have different angles, find the numeric angle

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