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College Physics

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Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
Publisher: OpenStax College
ISBN: 9781938168000
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College Physics

1st Edition
Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
Publisher: OpenStax College
ISBN: 9781938168000

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Chapter 5, Problem 11CQ
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Examine different types of shoes, including sports shoes and thongs. In terms of physics, why are the bottom surfaces designed as they are? What differences will dry and wet conditions make for these surfaces?

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Chapter 5 Solutions

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