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Question: 

The force required to pull the cork out of the top of a wine bottle is in the range of 200 to 400 N. What range of forces $F$ is required to open a wine bottle with the bottle opener shown in Fig. 9–55?

Problem 15.

Source: Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition, 2014.

Quick Answer: 

$\textrm{F is from } 50 \textrm{ N to } 20 \textrm{ N}$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 9, Problem 15

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Chapter 9, Problem 15 is solved.

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