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A 660 N cat burglar is supported by cables in the figure below. Assume the angle è of the inclined cable is 36.0°.
Find vertical cable? Thank you so much for your help.

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  1. Vertical T = force of burgular

    Find inclined tension using Ay = A*sin(theta)

    Find horizontal tension using Pythag: A^2 = Ay^2 + Ax^2

    Ax is the horizontal tension

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