My problem is that I need to determine the normal force of the incline on the block.

The coefficient of static friction between the block and incline is mu^s = .295.

I have determined that the minimum value of "F" is 18.49 N.

I understand that "F" * sin (59.5) would be my answer to determine the normal force, yet I keep struggling on determining "F". Please help. The question is attached.

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Calculating The Acceleration And Velocity Of A Block. ... It also calculates the speed of the block when it ... The normal force N is vertical to the surface of plane. ...

...Force needed to push them up is calculated. ...block N1 (1) Its weight W1 = 50 lbs T (2) Normal reaction of ... F1 (3) Tension of the strut T W1 (4) Applied force P. ...

... of a block on an incline with friction is calculated with diagram. ... box is attached to a spring with a force constant of ... 2. The normal reaction of the surface N. ...

... N is equal to the component of weight Mg normal to the incline, the kinetic friction force on the ...Calculate, a)the speeds of masses m1 and m2 after the ...

... (b) Calculate the minimum ... The work done is calculated by the product of force and the ... A. the coefficient of kinetic friction B. the normal force C. the nature ...

... plate by the applied force the force of gravity the normal force the force of kinetic ... Calculate the kinetic energy of the block as it slides a) along the ...

... connected by string are placed on an incline with different ... The acceleration and the tension are calculated. ... Let the normal forces are N1 and N2, tension in ...

...Normal Force=N=mg Cos 21= 338.8616874 Frictional Force=Mu N ...Calculates the distance traveled up the slope. ... which has been compressed 43mm.The force used to ...

... It calculates the maximum amount the spring can be stretched and the box remain at rest ... There are 4 forces on the block: gravity mg, normal force from the ...

... M2 = 24.0 kg and M3 = 31 kg, calculate (a) the ... acceleration of the system be a. the force a applied ... The normal reaction of the surface is balancing the weight ...