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What are the differences between static and kinetic friciton?

  1. Oct 20, 2005 #1
    please help!:smile:
     
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  3. Oct 20, 2005 #2

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    For a very lengthy description that links friction to work, see here.
     
  4. Oct 20, 2005 #3
    hımm.I mean that after the certain point(when applied force >the static force) ,the static friction transletes to the kinetic friction.It is true?
     
  5. Oct 20, 2005 #4

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    Kinetic friction takes over when the object starts moving.
     
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