# physical

posted by Caleb

A body of weight 150N is supported by a thin cord attached to a point in the ceiling. Another cord is attachedto the weight and pulled horizontally until the supporting cords makes an angle of 30 degree with the vertical. Draw the diagram of the arrangement and calculate the tension in each string

1. bobpursley

Fv=150

sinTheta=fh/tensioncord

tanTheta=fh/fv

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