Question

The figure shows three boards clamped together. The center board weighs 93.5 N, and the coefficient of static friction between the boards is 0.490. What is the minimum magnitude of the horizontal compression forces (in N) acting on either side of the center board so it does not slip?

Step 1

The figure shows the force acting on the three boards clamped together.

Step 2

Write the expression for static frictional force.

Step 3

Since the board in equilibrium position...

Tagged in

Q: A soft tennis ball is dropped onto a hard floor from a height of 1.90 m and rebounds to a height of ...

A: Since we only answer up to 3 sub-parts, we will answer the first 3. Please resubmit the question and...

Q: A plane leaves Seattle, flies 78.0 mi at 20.0 ∘ north of east, and then changes direction to 55.0 ∘ ...

A: The diagram showing the motion of the plane is shown below.

Q: A bowling ball (mass=7.2 kg, radius=0.11 m) and a billiard ball (mass=0.38 kg, radius=0.028 m) may e...

A: Let m1 and m2 be the mass of bowling ball and billiards ball respectively.Let r1 and r2 be the radiu...

Q: calculate power drawn by resistor 1,2 and 3

A: The power drawn by the resistor R1 is,

Q: a top with radius 10cm, mass 2 kg has a string around the edge and is initially at rest. assume the ...

A: Consider the figure and observe that, force by the string acts tangentially. Therefore, the angle be...

Q: At the local swimming hole, a favorite trick is to run horizontally off a cliff that is 6.53 m above...

A: According to the vertical kinematics equation,

Q: A sandwich board advertising sign is constructed as shown in attached image. Its mass is 6.40 kg. (S...

A: Consider the free body diagram (FBD) of the complete figure as provided.Here m is the mass of the sa...

Q: In the figure two curved plastic rods, one of charge +q and the other of charge -q, form a circle of...

A: Given,

Q: Determine the equivalent capacitance for the group of capacitors in the drawing. Let all capacitors ...

A: Consider the figure 1.

Sorry about that. What wasn’t helpful?