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A ladder of weight ‘w’ rests against a smooth vertical wall, and rests on rough horizontal ground, the coefficient of friction between the ladder and the ground being 1/4. The maximum angle of inclination of the ladder to the vertical, if a man of weight ‘w’ is to walk to the top of it safely, is tan’1 x, where x is___________________?

A. 1/4

B. 1/3

C. 3

D. 4

Related Questions on Applied Mechanics & Graphic Statics Mcqs

Select the correct statement_____?

A. The body centrode rolls on the space centrode

B. The space centrode rolls on the body centrode

C. Both body and space centrodes may role on each other

D. The body centrode never touches space centrode