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Naeem

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What would the tension in the cable be?

'T' in Newtons.

My idea:

T = Ma

mass of the moon is given to us.

a = v^2 /R

To find v , we can v = 2 pi /T

Radius is also given to us.

We can convert the 27.3 days to seconds, by 23.7 * 24 hours * 3600 seconds.

Well is my approach correct.