Friday

January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015

Posted by **mera** on Friday, October 14, 2011 at 12:19am.

- physics -
**drwls**, Friday, October 14, 2011 at 12:38amMaximum elevator load = M*g, where M is the mass of passengers and/or freight.

Require that

(500 + M)*(g + a) = 1.5 * Tmax

(500 + M)*12.05 = 29.4*10^3 N

Solve for M.

M = 2440 kg

Divide M by 75 kg for the maximum number of people.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Vector - Your engineering firm plans to design an elevator for a hospital. The ...

Physics - Safety engineers estimate that an elevator can hold 20 persons of 65 ...

Physics- Elena please help! - Two blocks each of mass 3.38 kg are fastened to ...

Physics - Two blocks each of mass m = 4.10 kg are fastened to the top of an ...

college physics - Two blocks each of mass m = 4.10 kg are fastened to the top of...

Physics - A loaded elevator with very worn cables has a total mass of 2600 Kg , ...

Physics - A loaded elevator with very worn cables has a total mass of 3000 kg, ...

physics - A loaded elevator with very worn cables has a total mass of 2200kg, ...

science - an empty truck with a mass of 3000 kg has a maximum acceleration of 1m...

Physics - An elevator (cabin mass 600 kg) is designed for a maximum load of 2800...