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The distance between two telephone poles is 58.0 m. When a 1.00-kg bird lands on the telephone wire midway between the poles, the wire sags 0.240 m. Draw a free-body diagram of the bird. (Do this on paper. Your instructor may ask you to turn in this work.) How much tension does the bird produce in the wire? Ignore the weight of the wire.

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