Newton's laws Problem 8.2.4

Description

A 10.0 kg block sits on a 100 kg block as shown (position is in meters and time is in seconds). The surface between the bottom block and the table is frictionless.

Question

Given a push of F=50.0 N on the top block, what is  the coefficient of  kinetic friction between the top and bottom block?  Start

Answer

0.33.

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 4-7, Giancoli-SE: 4-7.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Mario Belloni.

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