Problem: A box on a sled slides down a long, snow-overed slope. The hill slopes at a constant angle θ. There is a small coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.16. Find an expression for the acceleration.

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A box on a sled slides down a long, snow-overed slope. The hill slopes at a constant angle θ. There is a small coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.16. Find an expression for the acceleration.

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