# What is the tension in the cable?

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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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A 1,500 kg crate hangs motionless from a crane cable. What is the tension in the cable? Ignore the mass of the cable. Suppose the crane accelerates the crate upward at 1.2 m/s2. What is the tension in the cable now?

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Consider the 45 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable is horizon- tal. a) What is the tension in the cable slanted at an angle of 50? Answer in units of N. 007 (part 2 of 2) 10.0 points b)What is the tension in the horizontal cable?

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A cable is lifting a construction worker and a crate, as the drawing shows. The weights of the worker and crate are 930 and 1640 N, respectively. The acceleration of the cable is 0.620 m/s2, upward. (a) What is the tension in the cable below the worker? (b) What is the tension...

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A cable is lifting a construction worker and a crate, as the drawing shows. The weights of the worker and crate are 961 and 1540 N, respectively. The acceleration of the cable is 0.620 m/s2, upward. (a) What is the tension in the cable below the worker? (b) What is the tension...

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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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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 ...

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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 scaffold of mass 50 kg and length 7.0 m is supported in a horizontal position by a vertical cable at each end. A window washer of mass 80 kg stands at a point 1.5 m from one end. (a) What is the tension in the cable closer to the painter? N (b) What is the tension in the ...

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A scaffold of mass 60 kg and length 5.0 m is supported in a horizontal position by a vertical cable at each end.A painter of mass 80 kg stands at a point 1.5 m from one end. (a)Find the tension in the cable nearer to the painter. (b)Calculate the tension in the second cable

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Consider the 59 N weight held by two cables The left-hand cable is horizontal. What is the tension in the cable slanted at an angle of 51◦? Answer in units of N. What is the tension in the horizontal cable? Answer in units of N.

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Consider the 59 N weight held by two cables The left-hand cable is horizontal. What is the tension in the cable slanted at an angle of 51◦? Answer in units of N. What is the tension in the horizontal cable? Answer in units of N.

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A rescue helicopter lifts a 85.2-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.764 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 12.5 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? How much work is done by (b) the tension in the cable and...

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A rescue helicopter lifts a 85.8-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.643 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 13.1 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? How much work is done by (b) the tension in the cable and...

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An ethernet cable is 3.95 m long and has a mass of 0.190 kg. A transverse pulse is produced by plucking one end of the taut cable. The pulse makes four trips down and back along the cable in 0.820 s. What is the tension in the cable?

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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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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 100.0 meter long transmission cable is suspended between two towers. If the mass density is 2.00 kg/m and the tension in the cable is , what is the speed in m/s of waves on the cable?

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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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Consider the 671 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had ten- sion T2 and makes an angle of 47 with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tension T1 and makes an angle of 43 with the ceiling. a) What is the tension in the cable labeled T1 slanted at ...

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Consider the 671 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had ten- sion T2 and makes an angle of 47 with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tension T1 and makes an angle of 43 with the ceiling. a) What is the tension in the cable labeled T1 slanted at ...

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A 20kg traffic light hangs midway on a cable between two poles 40meters apart. If the sag in the cable is .4 meters, what is the tension in each side of the cable?

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A traffic light is suspended midway across a 60 meter wide street by a cable that is attached to vertical poles on either side of the street. When the traffic light is hung in the middle the cable sags 30 cm. If the light is 1500 kg what should be the minimum tension rating ...

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a uniform beam of weight 420 N and length 3.2 m is suspended horizontally. On the left it is hinged to a wall; on the right is it supported by a cable bolted to the wall at distance D above the beam. The least tension that will snap the cable is 1200 N. (a) What value of D ...

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A sign is supported by a cable and a horizontal beam.The beam has a length 1.4 m and a uniform mass of12 kg.a) If the cable is attached to the beam at a distance of 1.0 m from the hinge, what is the tension in the cable? (b) If the cable breaks, what is the net torque on the ...

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Consider the 665 N weight held by two cables The left-hand cable had tension T2 and makes an angle of 43◦ with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tension T1 and makes an angle of 48◦ with the ceiling. What is the tension in the cable T1 slanted at an angle of 48...

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A crane is lowering two boxes downward at a constant velocity. The cable from the crane is attached directly to the upper box, m1, which has a mass of 95kg and a second cable hanging from the upper box supports the lower box, m2, which has a mass of 140kg. Determine the ...

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In the figure below, a uniform beam of weight 420 N and length 3.2 m is suspended horizontally. On the left it is hinged to a wall; on the right is it supported by a cable bolted to the wall at distance D above the beam. The least tension that will snap the cable is 1200 N. (a...

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Two factors: 1) the weight of the car is now partially down the cable, it adds to tension: mgsinTheta is the component of weight pulling back on the cable. 2) going up you have mass*acceleration. Total tension: ma +mgsinTheta check my thinking, draw a diagram. A section of an ...

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A tow truck is pulling a car out of a ditch by means of a steel cable that is 10.2 m long and has a radius of 0.50 cm. When the car just begins to move, the tension in the cable is 870 N. How much has the cable stretched? COnstant for Steel cable Y=2.0e11

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A cable lifts a 1370 kg elevator at a constant velocity for a distance of 42 m. What is the work done by each of the following? (a) the tension in the cable (J) (b) the elevator's weight (J) work by tension in cable if the car is not accelerating=mgh workweight=-mgh This ...

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A weight of 690 N is held by two cables. The left-hand cable had tension T2 and makes an angle of 41◦ with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tension T1 and makes an angle of 42◦ with the ceiling. What is the tension in the cable labeled T1 slanted at an angle ...

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A rescue helicopter lifts a 65 kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.70 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 13 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? N (b) How much work is done by the tension in the cable? J (c...

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A rescue helicopter lifts a 65 kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.70 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 13 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? N (b) How much work is done by the tension in the cable? J (c...

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A rescue helicopter lifts a 65 kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.70 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 13 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? N (b) How much work is done by the tension in the cable? J (c...

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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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Consider the 667 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension T2 and makes an angle of θ2 with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tension 540 N and makes an angle of 55◦ with the ceiling. The right-hand cable makes an angle of 55◦...

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Consider the 608 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had ten- sion T2 and makes an angle of 44◦ with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tension T1 and makes an angle of 42◦ with the ceiling. a) What is the tension in the cable labeled T1...

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A 40kg mass hangs from two cables. One cable is at a 25 degree angle. The other cable is horizontally attatched to the mass. Find the tension for each cable

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In a rescue, the 64.0 kg police officer is suspended by two cables,the cable on the left made a 35 degree angle, the rope on the right made a 48 degree angle. What is the tension in the left cable? Find the tension in the right cable.

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A 134 N bird feeder is supported by three cables as shown in Figure P4.17. Find the tension in each cable. right cable 1 N left cable 2 Your response differs from the correct answer by more than 10%. Double check your calculations. N

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An elevator with a weight of 27.9 kN is given an upward acceleration of 1.46 m/s2 by a cable. (a) Calculate the tension in the cable. (b)What is the tension when the elevator is decelerating at the rate of 1.46 m/s2 but is still moving upward?

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An elevator with a weight of 27.9 kN is given an upward acceleration of 1.46 m/s2 by a cable. (a) Calculate the tension in the cable. (b)What is the tension when the elevator is decelerating at the rate of 1.46 m/s2 but is still moving upward?

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In the figure below the left-hand cable has a tension T1 and makes an angle of 45 ◦ with the horizontal. The right-hand cable has a tension T3 and makes an angle of 48 ◦ with the horizontal. A W1 weight is on the left and a W2 weight is on the right. The cable ...

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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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A tow truck is connected to a 1500 kg car by a cable that makes a 27 degree angle to the horizontal. If the truck accelerates at 0.58 m/s^2, what is the magnitude of the cable tension? Neglect friction and the mass of the cable.

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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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Joe wishes to hang a sign weighing 730 N so that cable A, attached to the store, makes a 30.0° angle, as shown below. Cable B is horizontal and attached to an adjoining building. What is the tension in cable B?

### A level, Mechanics

An object of mass 100 kg is suspended by two identical cables. The tension in cable one is (400i + 300j)N, where i and j are horizontal and vertical unit vectors respectively. The tension in cable two is (pi + qj)N. If the object remain at rest, find p and q

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A uniform beam of weight 520 N and length 3.4 m is suspended horizontally. On the left it is hinged to a wall; on the right is it supported by a cable bolted to the wall at distance D above the beam. The least tension that will snap the cable is 1200 N. What value of D ...

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A uniform beam of weight 520 N and length 3.4 m is suspended horizontally. On the left it is hinged to a wall; on the right is it supported by a cable bolted to the wall at distance D above the beam. The least tension that will snap the cable is 1200 N. What value of D ...

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In a rescue, the 76.0 police officer is suspended by two cables. The left cable has an angle of 35 degrees below the horizontal and the right cable has an angle of 48 degrees below the horizontal. Find the tension in the left cable. find the tension in the right cable. I will ...

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A tow truck is pulling a car out of a ditch by means of a steel cable that is 9.3 m long and has a radius of 0.50 cm. When the car just begins to move, the tension in the cable is 1070 N. How much has the cable stretched? Answer in m

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A 0.380 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.03 m/s. What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 83.1 cm long? When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? ...

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A 0.380 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.03 m/s. What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 83.1 cm long? When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? ...

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The left-hand cable has a tension T1 and makes an angle of 50 degree with the horizontal. The right-hand cable has a tension T3 and makes an angle of 43 degree with the horizontal. A W1 weight is on the left and a W2 weight is on the right. The cable connecting the two weights...

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In a rescue, a 74.1 kg police officer is suspended by two cables, as shown in the figure. Cable A makes an angle θA = 32.0° with respect to the horizontal, and cable B, θB = 74.0°. Sketch a free body diagram. Calculate the tension in cable A.

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A tow truck is pulling a car out of a ditch by means of a steel cable (Y = 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) that is 9.73 m long and has a radius of 0.550 cm. When the car just begins to move, the tension in the cable is 859 N. How much has the cable stretched?

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A rescue helicopter lifts a 70 kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.70 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 9 m. What is the tension in the cable? How much work is done by the tension in the cable...

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*I really don't know how to get started. I have done lots of the homework, but this one (and a couple of others) are really giving me PROBLEMS.* In a rescue, a 76.0 kg police officer is suspended by two cables. The left cable is at an angle of 35 degrees below the horizontal, ...

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Consider the 676 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension 740 N and makes an angle of θ with the wall. The right-hand cable had tension 730 N and makes an angle of θ1 with the ceiling. a) What is the angle θ1 which the righthand ...

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An electric motor is used to pull a 125 kg box across a floor using a long cable. the tension in the cable is 350N and the box accelerates at 1.2m/s^2[forward] for 5.0s. The cable breaks and the box slows down and stops. How far does the box travel from the moment the cable ...

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An electric motor is used to pull a 125 kg box across a floor using a long cable. the tension in the cable is 350N and the box accelerates at 1.2m/s^2[forward] for 5.0s. The cable breaks and the box slows down and stops. How far does the box travel from the moment the cable ...

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A mas of 100 Kg hangs from a cable secured to a steel pole and supported by another cable as shown below. Find the tension (T) in the support cable and the force (F) on the steel pole.

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A rescue helicopter is lifting a man (weight = 925 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 2.59 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 = 797 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 0.711 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 = 797 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 0.711 m/s2? (b) What is the tension during the remainder of the rescue when ...

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The 665 N weight held by two cables. The left-hand cable had tension T2 and makes an angle of 43 degrees with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tention t1 and makes an angle of 48 degrees with the ceiling. What is the tension in the cable labeled t1 slanted at an angle of ...

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A ski gondola is connected to the top of a hill by a steel cable of length 620 m and diameter 1.5 cm. As the gondola comes to the end of its run, it bumps into the terminal and sends a wave pulse along the cable. It is observed that it took 14 s for the pulse to travel the ...

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A 100 kg load is lowered by means of a cable with a downward acceleration of 5.0 m/s^2. What is the tension in the cable?

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A cable lifts a 1200 kg elevator at a constant velocity for a distance of 34.5 m. What is the work done by the tension in the cable.

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A construction worker on a high-rise building is on a platform suspended between two cables as illustrated below. The construction worker weighs 850 N, the plank weighs 450 N, and the tension in the left cable is 550 N. a. What is the tension (in N) in the right cable? b. ...

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An object with mass m1 = 5.00 kg, rests on a frictionless horizontal table and is connected to a cable that passes over a pulley and is then fastened to a hanging object with mass m2 = 9.0 kg, as shown in Figure P4.30. Find the acceleration of each object and the tension in ...

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Consider the 692 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension T and makes an angle of θ with the wall. The right-hand cable had tension 760 N and makes an angle of 40◦ with the ceiling. a) What is the tension T in the left-hand cable ...

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A store owner wishes to hang a sign weighing 750 N so that Cable A attached to the store makes a 30 degree angle from the vertical wall. Cable B is attached horizontally to an adjoining building. Calculate the necessaryt tension on Cable B.

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Hi!An object with mass m1 = 5.00 kg, rests on a frictionless horizontal table and is connected to a cable that passes over a pulley and is then fastened to a hanging object with mass m2 = 10.0 kg, as shown in the figure below. Find the acceleration of each object and the ...

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A 275 kg load is lifted 24.0 m vertically with an acceleration a=0.120 g by a single cable. Determine the tension in the cable.

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A 275 kg load is lifted 24.0 m vertically with an acceleration a=0.120 g by a single cable. Determine the tension in the cable.

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A scaffold of mass 50kg and length 5m is supported in a horizontal position by a vertical cable at each end. A window cleaner of mass 70kg stands at a point 2m from one end. Determine the tension in the nearer cable and also the farther cable.

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a store owner wishes to hang a sign weighinh 750N so that cable A attached to the store makes a 30 degree angle from the vertical wall. cable B is attached horizontally to an ajoining building. calculate the necessary tension on cable B |.\ |30\ |...\ A |....\ |.....\____B_____

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The tension in a 2.8-m-long, 1.2-cm-diameter steel cable (ρ = 7800 kg/m3) is 825 N. What is the fundamental frequency of vibration of the cable?

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A sign hangs supported by a rod and cable. The cable is at a 30 degree angle to the sign and the force on the rod is totally horizontal. If the sign weighs 200N what is the tension on the cable

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A uniform beam of weight 245 N, and length L, sticks out from a vertical wall. A lightweight cable connects the end of the beam to the wall, making an angle of 65.0° between the beam and the cable. What is the tension in the cable?

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consider the 666 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left hand cable and tension 530 N and makes an angle of theta2 with the ceiling. The right hand cable had tension 390 N and makes an angle of theta1 with the ceiling. What is the angle theta1 which the right hand ...

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calculate the shortest length of cable which can be used to support a load of 1000N if tension in the cable is not to exceed 710N? Take AC=BC

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An electric motor is used to pull a 125 kg box across a floor using a long cable. the tension in the cable is 350N and the box accelerates at 1.2m/s^2[forward] for 5.0s. The cable breaks and the box slows down and stops. b) How far does the box travel up to the moment the ...

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A stuntman is being pulled along a rough road at a constant velocity by a cable attached to a moving truck. The cable is parallel to the ground. The mass of the stuntman is 110 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the road and him is 0.825. Find the tension in ...

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A stuntman is being pulled along a rough road at a constant velocity by a cable attached to a moving truck. The cable is parallel to the ground. The mass of the stuntman is 109 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the road and him is 0.621. Find the tension in ...

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an electric motor is used to pull a 125 kg box across a floor using a long cable. the tension in the cable is 350 N amd the box accelerates at 1.2 m/s^2 [forward] for 5 seconds. the cable breaks and the box slows down and stops. calculate the coefficient of kinetic friction?

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a 3 m long weightless beam is supported at each end by cables. a painter weighing 90 N stands 1 m from the left cable. Calculate the tension in each cable.

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an electric motor is used to pull a 125 kg box across a floor using a long cable. the tension in the cable is 350 N amd the box accelerates at 1.2 m/s^2 [forward] for 5 seconds. the cable breaks and the box slows down and stops. calculate the coefficient of kinetic friction? ...

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A cable is lifting a construction worker and a crate The weights of the worker and crate are 915 and 1430 N, respectively. The acceleration of the cable is 0.620 m/s2, upward. what is the tension in the cable below the worker? what is it above the worker?

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A cable is lifting a construction worker and a crate, as the drawing shows. The weights of the worker and crate are 833 N and 1380 N, respectively. The acceleration of the cable is 0.620 m/s2, upward. What is the tension in the cable (a) below the worker and (b) above the worker?

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A cable is lifting a construction worker and a crate, as the drawing shows. The weights of the worker and crate are 833 N and 1380 N, respectively. The acceleration of the cable is 0.620 m/s2, upward. What is the tension in the cable (a) below the worker and (b) above the worker?

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a wrecking ball weighing 2500 N hangs from a cable. Prior to swinging, it is pulled back to a 20 angle by a second, horizontal cable. What is the tension in the horizontal cable? We recently started these problems, and I still am so lost with them. Sorry about the lack of work...