# TENSION

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a rock suspended from a string moves downwards at constant a=g. Which of the following is true concerning the tension in the string? a) the tension is zero b)the tension is equal to the weight of the rock c)the tension is less to the weight of the rock d)the tension is greater...

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TRIAL 1 A. ) Bag A + 6 stones Mass (kg) - 0.037 kg Mass of weight hanger + slotted weights - 210 g/ 0.21kg Tension 1 (N) - ?? Acceleration (m/s2) - ?? B. ) Bag B + 4 stones Mass (kg) - 0.08 Mass of weight hanger + slotted weights - 210 g/ 0.21kg Tension 1 (N) - ?? Acceleration...

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A ball on the end of a rope is moving in a vertical circle near the surface of the earth. Point A F T is at the top of the circle; C is at the bottom. Points B and D are exactly halfway between A and C. Which one of the following statements concerning the tension in the rope ...

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A picture hangs on the wall suspended by two strings, as shown in the figure, with θ = 65°. The tension in string 1 is 1.3 N. (a)Is the tension in string 2 greater than, less than, or equal to the tension in string 1? Explain. (b) Verify your answer to part (a) by ...

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A picture hangs on the wall suspended by two strings, as shown in the figure, with θ = 65°. The tension in string 1 is 1.3 N. (a)Is the tension in string 2 greater than, less than, or equal to the tension in string 1? Explain. (b) Verify your answer to part (a) by ...

### Waves & Tension

A 5.9 m wire with a mass of 79 g is attached to the mast of a sailboat. If the wire is given a "thunk" at one end, it takes 0.087 s for the resulting wave to reach the other end. 1. What is the tension in the wire? 2. Calculate the tension for a 89-g wire. --- I don't know how...

### CHemistry...Please help

Rank these liquids by their expected surface tension. Rank from greatest to least surface tension. 1.CH3CH2OCH3 2.CH3CH2CH2-OH 3.CH3CHOHCH2-OH 4.HO-CH2CHOHCH2-OH So as Dr. Bob mentioned to me before surface tension is how the surface molecules stick together. Does that mean 1 ...

### College Science

A chandelier is suspended by two identical, vertical chains side by side. The chandelier's mass is m = 5.3 kg. A. If the tension in one chain is represented by T, write an expression for this tension in terms of m and g, the gravitational acceleration on the Earth's surface. ...

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A 5.9 m wire with a mass of 79 g is attached to the mast of a sailboat. If the wire is given a "thunk" at one end, it takes 0.087 s for the resulting wave to reach the other end. 1. What is the tension in the wire? 2. Calculate the tension for a 89-g wire. --- I don't know how...

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An elevator with a wieght of 27.8 kN is given an upward acceleration of 1.22 m/s^2 by a cable. a) what is the tension in the cable. b) what is the tension when the elevator is declerating at the rate of 1.22m/s^2 but is still moving upwards? what exactly is a kN? to find the ...

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A string is hanging from the rearview mirror of you car and a ball is at the end of this string. Suppose that your drive around a circular track at fixed speed. Which list below gives all the forces that act on the ball? A) tension and the force of gravity b) tension force of ...

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You pull downward with a force of 27 N on a rope that passes over a disk-shaped pulley of mass 1.3 kg and radius 0.075 m. The other end of the rope is attached to a 0.61 kg mass. Find the tension in the rope on both sides of the pulley. I found that the tension on the side you...

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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 ...

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A string is hanging from the rearview mirror of you car and a ball is at the end of this string. Suppose that you drive around a circular track at fixed speed. Which list below gives all the forces that act on the ball? A) tension and the force of gravity b) tension force of ...

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What is surface tension and what does tension in surface mean. Definition of tension?

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A picture hangs on the wall suspended by two strings, with è = 61°. The tension in string 1 is 1.8 N. è is connected to string 1, and 32° is connected to string 2. (a) Is the tension in string 1 greater than, less than, or equal to the tension in string 2? greater than ...

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can some one help me with coming with a better way to word theses annswers. As the angle increases, what happens to the tension in the string? *the the tension in the string will get tighter or larger for t1 What would you have to do to the angle to make the tension in the ...

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can some one help me with coming with a better way to word theses annswers. As the angle increases, what happens to the tension in the string? *the the tension in the string will get tighter or larger for t1 What would you have to do to the angle to make the tension in the ...

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A window washer is standing on a scaffold supported by a vertical rope at each end. The scaffold weighs 192 N and is 3.4 m long. What is the tension in each rope when the 708-N worker stands 2.40 m from one end? Smaller tension: ___N Larger tension: ___N

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An elevator cable can withstand a maximum tension of 1.83×104 N before breaking. The elevator has a mass of 420 kg and a maximum acceleration of 2.27 m/s2 . Engineering safety standards require that the cable tension never exceed two-thirds of the breaking tension

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A 0.20-kg ball on a string is whirled on a vertical circle at a constant speed. When the ball is at the three o'clock position, the string tension is 16 N. Find the tensions in the string when the ball is at twelve o'clock and at the six o'clock positions. * Physics - ...

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If the initial tension in the string is (2.10+/- 0.02)N, what is the tension that would double the wave speed?

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an 6lb object is hanging from a 10lb object which in turn is hanging from a ceiling. need to find tension(T1) of rope from ceiling to 10lb object and tension(T2) from the 10lb object to the 6lb object. please, need assitance in trying to set up the problem. thanks Tension is a...

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Transverse waves propagate at 17 {\rm m/s} on a string whose tension is 15 {\rm N}. What will be the wave speed if the tension is increased to 50 {\rm N}?

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maximum tension in the string of an oscillating pendulum is double of the minimum tension. Then angular amplitude is

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A 0.21 kg ball on a string is whirled on a vertical circle at a constant speed. When the ball is at the three o'clock position, the tension is 18 N. (c) Is the tension in the string greater when the ball is at the twelve o'clock position or when it is at the six o'clock ...

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Hello, I have a question and I would like to know if anyone can help me. Well I was reading about the motion of an ideal "yo-yo" and I found that mechanical energy is conserved, but there´s something that I don´t understand and it´s about the work performed by the tension. ...

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In a repair shop a truck engine that has mass 429 kg is held in place by four light cables (Figure 1) . Cable A is horizontal, cables B and D are vertical, and cable C makes an angle of 37.1∘ with a vertical wall. Tension in cable A is 729 N . a.What is the tension in ...

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1. Two identical 15.0 kg balls, each 25.0 cm in diameter, are suspended by two 35.0 cm wires as shown in the figure. The entire apparatus is supported by a single 18.0 cm wire, and the surfaces of the balls are perfectly smooth. Find the tension in the left 35.0 cm wire. 2. ...

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Two ropes are pulling upward on a large crate. The weight of the crate is 458 N. The tension in the left rope is the same as the tension in the right rope.If the crate is accelerating upward at a rate of 1.95 m/s2, and the tension in the two ropes is the same, what is the ...

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tension in the cord is made up of weight mg, and centripetalforce directed outward. Add those as vectors to get tension. Period=2PIsqrt(l/g)

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Two blocks are connected by strings and hung from the ceiling as shown. Tension T1 is 187 N and tension T2 is 78 N. Find the mass of each block.

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25 gram mass is given an upward acceleration of 30 m/s^2 by a rope. need help finding tension in the rope? not sure how to set up the problem?? Tension is the reaction force. Clearly you have two forces in opposite directions. Let T be the tension in the rope. The net force ...

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how do i plot the gibbs isotherm equation in excel given concentration and surface tension? I'm looking for surface excess which is the slope on the graph, the equation is r=1/RT(dST/dln(c)), ST is the surface tension. Do I plot the ln of the concentration versus the surface ...

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An object of mass m is hanging by a string from the roof of an elevator. We want to compare the tension in the string due to the weight of the object under various conditions. Which statements are true? Choices: True, False. A. If the elevator is moving upwards, and speeding ...

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A guitar string has a tension of 100 N and is supposed to have a frequency of 110 Hz. When a standard tone of that value is sounded while the string is plucked, a beat frequency of 2 Hz is heard. The peg holding the string is loosened (decreasing the tension) and the beat ...

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three identical blocks are pulled on a horizontal frictionless surface. if the tension in the rope held by the habd is 30N what is the tension in the other ropes?

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A standing wave is set up in a string of variable length and tension by a vibrator of variable frequency. Both ends of the string are fixed. When the vibrator has a frequency fA, in a string of length LA and under tension TA, nA antinodes are set up in the string. (a) Write an...

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A) A 600 kg steel beam is supported by the two ropes shown in (Figure 1). Calculate the tension in the rope. Express your answer to two significant figures and include the appropriate units. B) The rope can support a maximum tension of 3200 N . Is this rope strong enough to do...

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The figure shows two 1.00kg blocks connected by a rope. A second rope hangs beneath the lower block. Both ropes have a mass of 250g . The entire assembly is accelerated upward at 3.00m/s2 by force F. What is F? What is the tension at the top end of rope 1? What is the tension ...

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A w1 = 255 N bucket is lifted with an acceleration of a = 2.00 m/s2 by a w2 = 105 N uniform vertical chain. A.Find the tension in the top link of the chain. B.Find the tension in the middle link of the chain. C.Find the tension in the bottom link of the chain.

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A particular steel guitar string has mass per unit length of 1.79 g/m. and tension of 61.9 N. For the wave speed to be increased by 1.9%, how much should the tension be changed? I tried increasing the wave speed (186 m/s) by 1.9%, plug that into v=sqrt(T/linear mass density), ...

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In the figure below the left hand calbe has a tension T1 and makes an angle of 42 with the horizontal. the right hand calbe as a tension T3 and makes an angle of 47 with the horizontal. The horizontal cable connecting the two masses has a tension of 37 N. Determine the mass M2.

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A rescue helicopter is lifting a man (weight = 868 N) from a capsized boat by means of a cable and harness. (a) What is the tension in the cable when the man is given an initial upward acceleration of 1.83 m/s2? (b) What is the tension during the remainder of the rescue when ...

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A rescue helicopter is lifting a man (weight = 868 N) from a capsized boat by means of a cable and harness. (a) What is the tension in the cable when the man is given an initial upward acceleration of 1.83 m/s2? (b) What is the tension during the remainder of the rescue when ...

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An elevator with a wieght of 27.8 kN is given an upward acceleration of 1.22 m/s^2 by a cable. a) what is the tension in the cable. b) what is the tension when the elevator is declerating at the rate of 1.22m/s^2 but is still moving upwards? what exactly is a kN? to find the ...

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An 76 kg construction worker sits down 2.0 m from the end of a 1440 kg steel beam to eat his lunch. The cable supporting the beam is rated at 15,000 N. Should the worker be worried? Determine the tension in the cable. i.imgur. com/Qfhkd. gif I can't figure it out.. I know I ...

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A rock is suspended by a light string. When the rock is in air, the tension in the string is 43.8 . When the rock is totally immersed in water, the tension is 26.2 . When the rock is totally immersed in an unknown liquid, the tension is 18.8 .

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A guitar string 60 cm in length, with a diameter of 1.4 mm and a tension of 289 N, emits a note with a frequence of 147 Hz. Find the frequency in each of the followig situations: a)the tension isreduced to 196N b)a string of the same material, 45 cm long and 1mm in diameter ...

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The clothesline is under tension when you hang from it. Why is the tension greater when the clothesline is strung horizontally than whe is hangs vertically?

### Physics-Please Help Me!!

5.Assuming the surface tension of water is .073 N/m, what is the force required to overcome the surface tension?

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Given that the tension T1=20N calculate the tension T2 and the mass of the hanging object. The angles of the strings with the ceiling are 25 degrees and 40 degrees respectively.

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. The number of vibrations per second made when a stretched wire is plucked varies directly as the square root of the tension in the wire and inversely as the length. If a 1.23 m long wire will vibrate 325 times each second when the tension is 115 N, determine the number of ...

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A 10kg mass is suspended as shown: i.gyazo[dotcom]/47dc49d5ec1eebe950472dba5f692e70.png (remove the brackets) What is the tension in the cord between points A and B? What is the tension in all of the cords? Thanks for the help, I just can't figure it out...

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5.Assuming the surface tension of water is .073 N/m, what is the force required to overcome the surface tension?

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5.Assuming the surface tension of water is .073 N/m, what is the force required to overcome the surface tension?

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A 9.8-kg monkey hangs from a rope, as shown in (Figure 1) . The tension on the left side of the rope is T1 and the tension on the right side is T2. In the figure, θ=15∘ and ϕ=23∘. Determine the tension T1. Express your answer to two significant figures and include ...

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what 2 forces act on a person jumping on a trampoline a-lift and tension b-tension and gravity c-friction and drag d-compression and friction right answr b

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A 5.60 kg object is pulled over a rough surface with a constant tension resulting in an acceleration of 3.12 m/s2. There is a friction, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.47. What is the magnitude of the tension?

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A string of mass 0.0003 kg/m and 0.5m long is vibrating 200 cycles per second. What must be the tension? What hanging mass would produce the tension?

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The wave speed on a string is 148.9 m/s when the tension is 73.4 N. What tension will give a speed 184.9 m/s?

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The wave speed on a string is 146 m/s when the tension is 70.0 N. What tension will give a speed of 183 m/s?

### Physics (Tension)

A uniform plank of length 2.00 m and mass 35.0 kg is supported by three ropes, as indicated by the blue vectors in the figure below. Find the tension in each rope when a 690-N person is d = 0.725 m from the left end.

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A person pulls a toboggan for a distance of 34.6 m along the snow with a rope directed 29.3 ° above the snow. The tension in the rope is 110 N. (a) How much work is done on the toboggan by the tension force? (b) How much work is done if the same tension is directed parallel ...

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A person pulls a toboggan for a distance of 43.1 m along the snow with a rope directed 33.3 ° above the snow. The tension in the rope is 109 N. (a) How much work is done on the toboggan by the tension force? (b) How much work is done if the same tension is directed parallel ...

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In the figure, three connected blocks are pulled to the right on a horizontal frictionless table by a force of magnitude T3 = 89.3 N. If m1 = 14.2 kg, m2 = 23.6 kg, and m3 = 32.3 kg, calculate (a) the magnitude of the system's acceleration, (b) the tension T1, and (c) the ...

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Two identical guitar strings under 108 N of tension sound tones with frequencies of 528 Hz. The peg of one string slips slightly, and the tension in it drops to 91.0 N. How many beats per second are heard?

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A person pulls a toboggan for a distance of 40.0 m along the snow with a rope directed 15.0° above the snow. The tension in the rope is 69.0 N. (a) How much work is done on the toboggan by the tension force? (b) How much work is done if the same tension is directed parallel ...

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A person pulls a toboggan for a distance of 20.0 m along the snow with a rope directed 25.0° above the snow. The tension in the rope is 85.0 N. (a) How much work is done on the toboggan by the tension force? (b) How much work is done if the same tension is directed parallel ...

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A person pulls a toboggan for a distance of 30.0 m along the snow with a rope directed 15.0° above the snow. The tension in the rope is 99.0 N. (a) How much work is done on the toboggan by the tension force? (b) How much work is done in the same tension is directed parallel ...

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Two identical violin strings, when i tune and stretched with the same tension, have a fundamental frequency of 440Hz. One of the strings is retuned by adjusting the tension. When both strings are pluckes simultaneously, after one has been retuned, 1.5 beats per second are ...

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Three boxes are connected by cords, one of which (mA) wraps over a pulley having negligible friction on its axle and negligible mass and two boxes (mB & mC) are hanging. The masses are mA = 22.0 kg, mB = 40.0 kg, mC = 16.0 kg. -When the assembly is released from rest, what is ...

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Two identical mandolin strings under 200 N of tension are sounding tones with frequencies of 577 Hz. The peg of one string slips slightly, and the tension in it drops to 190 N. How many beats per second are heard?

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Two identical mandolin strings under 200 N of tension are sounding tones with frequencies of 577 Hz. The peg of one string slips slightly, and the tension in it drops to 190 N. How many beats per second are heard?

### Last physics help question (my thoughts given)

A 160-N child sits on a light swing and is pulled back and held with a horizontal force of 100N. The tension force of each of the two supporting ropes is: a) 60N b) 94N c) 120N d) 190N e) 260N work: weight is down, the pull is back, so the tension must act at an angle to ...

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Hello, I really don't get something about work and I would like that someone help me, Please. .. Well I have an exercise about two objects that are connected by an ideal rope that pass through a pulley that has a moment of inertia, so my problem is: when I use "energy" to get ...

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The concepts in this problem are similar to those in Multiple-Concept Example 4, except that the force doing the work in this problem is the tension in the cable. A rescue helicopter lifts a 72.4-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration ...

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The concepts in this problem are similar to those in Multiple-Concept Example 4, except that the force doing the work in this problem is the tension in the cable. A rescue helicopter lifts a 85.8-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration ...

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The concepts in this problem are similar to those in Multiple-Concept Example 4, except that the force doing the work in this problem is the tension in the cable. A rescue helicopter lifts a 75.4-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration ...

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find the tension in an elevator cable which must support a 4000 N elevator with a maximum upward acceleration of 2 g's. What would be the tension if the elevator were allowed to accelerate downward at .25g's?

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A 3.0-g string, 0.14 m long, is under tension. The string produces a 200-Hz tone when it vibrates in the third harmonic. The speed of sound in air is 344 m/s. Find the tension in the string.

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a .20 kg ball on a string is whirled on vertical circle at constant speed. When the ball is at 3:00 position, tension is 16 N. a) is centripetal force acting on ball the same at each point on the circle? b) when the ball is at 3:00, what is proving the centripetal force: ...

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A rope kept on a horizontal plane moves with a constant acceleration. If a constant force "f" acts on the rope,the tension of the middle of the rope is T. Which of the following are true? a)If the rope has a weight,T/f=1/2 b)If the rope is light,T/f=1 c)If the rope is uniform ...

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The system shown in the figure below consists of a mass M = 3.5-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m = 2.2-kg block. The pulley is a uniform...

### Physics Question (Tension)?

A solid object can be deformed in three fundamental ways. A roof is held up by support columns inside the building. The deformation of the column caused by the roof is A. Compression and Tension B. Shear C. Bulk

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Two ropes are attached to a wagon, one horizontal to the west with a tension force of 40 N and the other east at an angle of 23° northward and a tension force of 50 N. Find the components of the net force on the cart

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Consider the 668 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension T2 and makes an angle of pheta 2 with the ceiling. The right-handed cable had tension 550 N and makes an angle 45 degrees with the ceiling. The right hand cable makes an angle of 45 ...

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A person is to be released from rest on a swing pulled away from the vertical by an angle of 15.8°. The two frayed ropes of the swing are 2.75 m long, and will break if the tension in either of them exceeds 350 N. What is the maximum weight the person can have and not break ...

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A 0.60 kg sphere rotates around a vertical shaft supported by two strings, as shown. If the tension in the upper string is 18 N. Calculate the tension in the lower string? the rotation rate (in rev/min) of the system?

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A doubly tethered model airplane of mass 1.0 kg is attached to a vertical rod by two very light strings that are 2.0 each in length. the airplane and the the strings rotate in a horizontal circleabout the rod with both the strings remaining taut.The attachment points of the ...

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A 500kg piano is being lowered into position by a crane while to people steady it with ropes pulling to the sides.Bob's rope pulls to the left, 15' below the horizontal, with 500N of tension.Ellen's rope pulls toward the right, 25' below horizontal. a)What tension must Ellen ...

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explain how you can change the tension of a vibrating string. you can probably change the tension by keeping the rate of the vibration constant and shortening the length of the string.

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An empty elevator of mass 2.7x10^2kg is pulled upward by a cable at an acceleration of 1.2m/s. What is the tension in the cable? What would the tension be if the elevator were accelerating downward at 1.2m/s^2?

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Let say I have a chandelier that hangs from the ceiling. My chandelier weighs 75kg, how much tension is in the cable that connects it to the ceiling? what is the formula for this and how do I figure out the tension?

### Physics-Tension Force

A strong, weightless rope has a 0.15 kg mass hanging from the middle of it. What tension force will make the rope horizontal, corresponding to θ=0°?

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Where F is the tension in the string and µ is the linear density (mass per length) of the string. A violin string vibrates at the fundamental frequency of 512 Hz under the tension of 480 N. What should be the tension in the string to achieve a fundamental frequency of 460 Hz...

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The mass of a string is 6.0 x 10^-3 kg, and it is stretched so the tension in it is 195 N. A transverse wave traveling on this string has a frequency of 260 Hz and a wavelength of 0.60 m. What is the length of the string? Isn't wavespeed= sqrt(Tension/(mass/length)) you know ...

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A 25.0 Kg sled with a rope attached is being pulled down a slope with a 21 degree angle. There is an 8 Kg box on the sled.The tension gradually increases. At what value of tension does the box slip?

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The concepts in this problem are similar to those in Multiple-Concept Example 4, except that the force doing the work in this problem is the tension in the cable. A rescue helicopter lifts a 89.2-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration ...