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Free body diagram of hanging pot

  1. Sep 11, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    A hanging potted plant is suspended by a cord from a hook in the ceiling. Draw a free body diagram for each of these: (a) the system consisting of plant, soil, and pot; (b) the cord; (c) the hook.

    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at a solution

    I'm not sure if I'm supposed to draw three separate free body diagrams here....
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  3. Sep 12, 2008 #2


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    Yes, that's right.
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