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An initially stationary block of mass m sits on an initially stationary wedge of mass M. The wedge sits on a frictionless floor, and there is no friction between the block and the wedge. The opening angle of the
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Unformatted text preview: wedge is 30 degrees, and the block is initially a height h above the floor. How fast will the block be moving when it leaves the wedge? What happens in the limits m<<M and m>>M? h...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course PHYS 1112 taught by Professor Leclair,a during the Spring '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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