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Force with Coefficient of Friction

Find the force P necessary to push a 50.6 kg block down an incline of 32.4 degrees with an acceleration of 1.78 m/s^2. P is parallel to the incline and the coefficient of friction between the block and the incline surface is 0.805.

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This solution contains an annotated diagram and step-by-step calculations to determine the force necessary to push the block down the incline.