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Calculate the tension in the cable connecting the two masses. Assume all surfaces are frictionless.

http://tinypic.com/r/20jg36s/7

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I tried to begin the solution but came out with a negative acceleration (-2m/s^2)

For the 5 kg mass:

Ft-Fg2sin60=ma

Ft-(5)(9.8)sin60=5a

Ft-49sin60=5a

I wasn't sure how to get the equation for the 6 kg mass...

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