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A block of wood weighing 35 lbs is resting on an inclined plane sloped at 36 degrees to the floor. What is the component of weight down the plane? What is the component of weight perpendicular to the plane?

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Because, the plane makes an angle 36 degree with the horizontal, therefore the line of gravitational ...

#### Solution Summary

This shows how to find the horizontal and vertical components of a force. The components of weight perpendiculars to the plane are discussed.

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