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Problem: Find the value of 15.0 N in pounds. Use the conversions 1slug = 14.59kg and 1ft = 0.3048m. Express your answer in pounds to three significant figures.

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We're given:

1 slug = 14.59 kg

1 ft = 0.3048 m

Slug and pound is related by:

1 slug = 1 lb•s2•ft-1

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Find the value of 15.0 N in pounds. Use the conversions 1slug = 14.59kg and 1ft = 0.3048m. 

Express your answer in pounds to three significant figures.

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