A chain composed of four identical links is suspended by a rope and does not move. What are the forces on each chain? (include where they come from)
Physics - bobpursley, Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 12:12pm
on each chain, or each link?
the forces on each link are due to gravity on the links below, and the tension above.
Physics - Tyrone, Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 1:06pm
How many vectors would be drawn on the free body diagram of each link and which direction would they point?