Find the tension in each cable Physics Problem - Please Help

  • #1
riseofphoenix
295
2
"Find the tension in each cable" Physics Problem -- Please Help

1. A 162.4-N bird feeder is supported by three cables as shown in the figure below. Find the tension in each cable.

Left cable: __140__ N
Right cable: __80__ N
Bottom cable: __162.4__ N


4-p-019.gif


SOLVED! :D
 
Last edited:

Answers and Replies

  • #2
Ripe
35
0


The question states that the bird feeder is supported by the three cables. This implies that the net force is zero. Hence find expressions for each component force and continue from there.
 

Suggested for: Find the tension in each cable Physics Problem - Please Help

  • Last Post
Replies
7
Views
325
Replies
3
Views
386
  • Last Post
Replies
3
Views
349
Replies
6
Views
267
Replies
23
Views
324
Replies
10
Views
315
Replies
5
Views
863
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
298
Replies
16
Views
842
Top