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Homework Help: PHYSICS 2

Posted by Ellie Mae on Monday, October 9, 2006 at 8:32pm.

A 15.7 kg monkey hangs from a cord suspended from the ceiling of an elevator. The cord can withstand a tension of 240 N and breaks as the elevator accelerates. What was the elevator's minimum acceleration? (Assume the positive direction is upward.)


Draw out your forces. This is easy. Let us know if you get stuck.

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