A picture is attached to a vertical wall by means of string AC with length l forming an angle α with the wall. The height of the picture BC = d. The bottom of the picture is not fastened. At what coefficient of friction between the picture and the wall will the picture be in equilibrium?
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I keep getting the value of μ in terms of weight of the body but that is not a known variable. How to find μ in terms of the lengths given?