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Homework Help: Free Body Diagram Help

  1. Mar 5, 2009 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Well the problem I have with physic is the free body diagrams. The book gives examples of those easy ones where a book slides across the table and such. This problem has me kind of confused on how to draw it.

    You guys can go to this link for the problem:

    2. Relevant equations
    Well I know the equilibrium will result in Fx and Fy = 0. So I just need help with setting up the problem.

    3. The attempt at a solution
    The tensions in all the strings seem to be the same. Hmm does anyone know if any good free-body diagram website that involves drawing complex problems like this?
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  3. Mar 5, 2009 #2
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