Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0133942651
ISBN 13: 978-0-13394-265-1

Chapter 5 - Force and Motion - Exercises and Problems: 3

Answer

There are three forces acting on the player. The force of gravity points straight down. The normal force from the ground points straight up. The force of kinetic friction points opposite to the direction of motion and causes the player to slow down during the slide.

Work Step by Step

There are three forces acting on the player. The force of gravity points straight down. The normal force from the ground points straight up. The force of kinetic friction points opposite to the direction of motion and causes the player to slow down during the slide.
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