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## Homework Statement

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## The Attempt at a Solution

The force F exerted by the wall on the left end of the rope will make an angle 30° with the vertical . If we do the force balance ,

F sin30° = 20

Fcos30° = Mg

This gives M = 2√3 Kg . This gives 3.5 Kg . But answer given is option 4) . What is the mistake ?

Edit : There is a mistake in the answer key . Correct option is 3) .

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