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## Homework Statement

Two 2kg blocks are joined by a massless cord and pulley, ignoring friction, determine each block's acceleration using a free body diagram for each.

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## The Attempt at a Solution

I did the free body diagrams and solved for the tension on the string to try to equate the two sides

for the first block i got: T - mgsin30 = ma(1) so T = ma(1) + mgsin30

for the second block i got: mgsin60 - T = ma(2) so T = mgsin60 - ma(2)

The problem is the fact that i have two variables that i am solving for. I can't figure it out

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