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Introduction to the Coefficient of Friction

By Flipping Physics, 08/07/2015

Please do not confuse the Coefficient of Friction with the Force of Friction. This video will help you not fall into that Pit of Despair!

Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic.

Content Times:
0:00 The equation for the Force of Friction
0:17 Mu, the symbol for the Coefficient of Friction
1:21 Tables of Coefficients of Friction
2:49 Comparing the values of static and kinetic coefficients of friction
3:54 A typical range of values

Next Video: Understanding the Force of Friction Equation

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Previous Video: Introduction to Static and Kinetic Friction by Bobby


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