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A .545kg ornament is hanging on a .75m uniform board, with mass .22kg above a babies crib. the ornament is .35 m from one end. Each end is supported by a wire. Calculate the tension in the two wires.

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  1. The sum of the two wire tensions equals the combined weight of the ornament and the board. If you want the tension in one wire only, set the moment about the other attachment point equal to zero.

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