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Forces at an inclined plane

The animation shows a moving body on an inclined plane. The angle of the plane can be changed.

The animation was developed as a offline application for Windows and Macintosh systems and for integration into Microsoft PowerPoint slides. The online version presented here serves as a preview. The exe or app file can be downloaded free of charge in the member area.

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The downloaded file can be included in PowerPoint.


If the angle is sharp enough, the object begins to slide downwards. Then there is a sliding friction.

In the animation, the weight force FG and the resulting slope drive force FHA and the normal force FN are shown.

When the slope driving force FHA overcomes the adhesion, the object slides downward.


Title:Forces at an inclined plane
Target group:
  • Teachers and lecturers
  • Self-learners
Platforms (primary):
  • Microsoft® Windows®
  • Microsoft® PowerPoint®
  • Apple® Macintosh®
  • Enlargeable without loss
  • No installation required
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Authoring tool: Adobe Animate

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