7. Friction, Inclines, Systems

Kinetic Friction

7. Friction, Inclines, Systems

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## Kinetic Friction Problems

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ProblemPushing a 10-kg toolbox across the floor, you find that the box moves at a constant speed when you push horizontally with a force of 39 N. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the floor and the toolbox?

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0.2

B

0.4

C

2.5

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ProblemYou push on a 3-kg box to give it an initial speed of 5 m/s across a floor. If μ_{k} = 0.3, how far does the box travel before coming to a stop?

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8.6m

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2.9m

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7.7m

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4.3m

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