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This web page is a tutorial relating to static friction. It provides a simple method for measuring the coefficient of static friction. Included is an explicit explanation of the mathematics involved, as well as a free-body diagram depicting the forces acting on two tilted objects. This item is part of a collection of similar simulation-based activities developed for students of introductory physics.

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  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9

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English

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