# A carpenter finds maple wood easier to saw than oak. What could be the reason?

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A carpenter finds maple wood easier to saw than oak.  It is because maple wood is softer than oak wood. So friction applied by maple wood to saw is less than oak wood.

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Because the friction is less in the maple tree as it is smooth. So the carpenter found it
easy .The friction is greater in oak tree as it is rough that is why the carpenter found it hard

This is the answer Tharunn .

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