Can anyone direct me to a website or something that deals with tension, some examples and how to calculate it? I don't get it... like if you have a mass held up by two strings what information do you need to calculate the mass, and how do you go about doing it? Thanks!(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Calculating tension

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