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Problem: A 2.0-kg mass and a 3.0-kg mass are attached to a lightweight cord that passes over a frictionless pulley. The hanging masses are free to move. The coordinate systems is with positive direction up for 2.0-kg mass and negative direction down for 3.0-kg mass. Find the acceleration of the smaller mass.

Is there any different equation for this? Or do i somehow change the F=ma to fit?

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# Homework Help: Acceleration of masses

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