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A 2.4kg ball tied to a string fixed to the ceiling is pulled to one side by a force F to an angle of 28 degrees from the ceiling. Just before the ball is released and allowed to swing back and forth, (a) how large is the force F that is holding the ball in position and (b) what is the tension in the string?

I tried solving this using x and y components, but it's not working. How would I set this up using components?

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# Homework Help: Ball and string

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