Posted by **sylvia** on Friday, March 5, 2010 at 7:35pm.

What is the acceleration of the system if both blocks have a mass of 5.0 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.11?

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(b) Determine the tension in the rope.

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**drwls**, Friday, March 5, 2010 at 10:17pm
We have no idea what "the system" is.

In physics, a descriptive labeled figure is often an important part of the problem. It isn't just answering word problems or plugging numbers into equations in a book.

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**Mateo**, Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 6:58pm
Acceleration is

Delta V, over Delta T which equals

V2-V1, over Delta T

Delta referring to the change in velocity and change in time

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