
Using Newton's Second Law to find the Force of Friction (5:59)
In order to use Newton’s Second Law, you need to correctly draw the Free Body Diagram. This problem explains a common mistake students make involving the force applied. We also review how to find acceleration on a velocity as a function of time graph.
Content Times: 0:22 The problem 0:54 Listing our known values 1:51 Drawing the Free Body Diagram 2:17 A common mistake in our Free Body Diagram 3:32 Solving the problem 4:14 Another common mistake 5:07 Why is the acceleration positive? Multilingual? Please help translate Flipping Physics videos! 

