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# Answer: The 180-lb man climbs up the ladder and stops at

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Problem 8-16

The 180-lb man climbs up the ladder and stops at the position shown after he senses that the ladder is on the verge of slipping. Determine the inclination u of the ladder if the coefficient of static friction between the friction pad A and the ground is ms = 0.4. Assume the wall at B is smooth. The center of gravity for the man is at G. Neglect the weight of the ladder.

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