The weight of the book experiences an equal normal force from the table directed upwards.
Your physics textbook is sliding to the right across the table.
Identify all forces acting on the object.
Check all that apply.
|Normal force n⃗|
|Thrust F⃗ thrust|
|Kinetic friction f⃗ k|
|Force of gravity F⃗ G|
|Static friction f⃗ s|
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