# Inclined Planes in Physics: Definition, Facts, and Examples

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### Which vector is separated into different components when an object is on an inclined plane?

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### 2. When no friction acts, what is the net force equal to?

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The quiz will test you on the characteristics of inclined planes. Some questions will test your understanding of definitions while others will ask you about particular properties of inclined planes.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be quizzed on the following topics:

• Vectors that are separated into different components when an object is on an inclined plane
• Direction that normal force always acts
• Net force for an inclined plane with friction
• How the lack of friction affects the net force

## Skills Practiced

• Making connections - use understanding of the concept of friction and how it applies to net force
• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding normal force and interpret it correctly
• Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define an inclined plane