# physics

A 5 000-N weight is held suspended in equilibrium by two cables. Cable 1 applies a horizontal
force to the right of the object and has a tension, T1. Cable 2 applies a force upward and to the
left at an angle of 37.0° to the negative x axis and has a tension, T2. What is the tension, T1?

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 1,597
1. 8310 N

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 1
2. 6640

1. 👍 2
2. 👎 1

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