Posted by **rob** on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 12:04am.

Two wires run from the top of a pole 2.6 tall that supports a volleyball net. The two wires are anchored to the ground 2.0 apart, and each is 2.0 from the pole. The tension in each wire is 100. I do not understand how to setup work. if could show I would get better understanding of question so as to answer similar question(s).

- physics -
**drwls**, Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 3:53am
Your numbers (distances and tension) are missing their dimensions. Perhaps they are meters and Newtons... you don't say. They could be feet and pounds, or many other combinations.

You cannot do physics without knowing the dimensions of the numbers you are using.

- physics -
**rob**, Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 10:39am
sorry distances are in meters and tension is in Newtons.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Physics - Two wires run from the top of a pole 2.6m tall that supports a ...
- trig - A pole is braced by two wires that extended from the top of the pole to ...
- Math - If a 6 meter pole and a 3 meter pole are connected by wires from the top ...
- trig - Wires are attached to a pole to make it more secure. The diagram shows ...
- chs - Two wires support an electricity pole. if the wires make angles of 58°and ...
- Math - A flag pole is supported by two wires, each attached to an anchor in the...
- trig - Four wires support a 40-meter radio tower. Two wires are attached to the ...
- Trig - Four wires support a 40-meter radio tower. Two wires are attached to the ...
- Geometry - Guy wires 80 feet long support a 65 foot tall telephone pole. To the ...
- math - Guy wires 80 feet long support a 65-foot tall telephone pole. To the ...

More Related Questions