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The upper leg muscle (quadriceps) exerts a force of 1250 N, which is carried by a tendon

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Problem 28

The upper leg muscle (quadriceps) exerts a force of 1250 N, which is carried by a tendon over the kneecap (the patella) at the angles shown in Figure 9.39. Find the direction and magnitude of the force exerted by the kneecap on the upper leg bone (the femur).

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Textbook: College Physics for AP® Courses
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Author: Gregg Wolfe, Irina Lyublinskaya, Douglas Ingram
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