A 1200 kg elevator is supported by a cable. If the elevator is accelerating down at 1.1 m/s2, what is the tension in the cable?
The Attempt at a Solution
W=1200 kg(1.1 m/s2 )
W= 1320 kg
1.1= 1320-F cable/ 350 kg
Does this look correct? It seems plausible.