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Asked Dec 17, 2019
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A box rests on the back of a truck. The coefficient of
static friction between the box and the bed of the truck is
0.300. (a) When the truck accelerates forward, what force
accelerates the box? (b) Find the maximum acceleration the
truck can have before the box slides.

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Given information:

The coefficient of static friction (µk) = 0.300

Let...

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