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## Homework Statement

An elevator cable can hold a maximum of 10kN and has a maximum accelleration of 2m/s2. Determine the maximum mass of the elevator and participants.

i need some help, cant figure this out at all. thanks in advance

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An elevator cable can hold a maximum of 10kN and has a maximum accelleration of 2m/s2. Determine the maximum mass of the elevator and participants.

i need some help, cant figure this out at all. thanks in advance

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You know F and you know a.... find m.

If you get stuck get back to me

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I forgot to put the multiple choice, it might help

A. 1050kg

B. 1280kg

C. 0.8466kg

D. 1.28kg

E. 890kg

F. 10009.81kg

G. 846.74kg

H. 9.901kg

I. 650kg

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