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devanlevin

2 masses are tied in the followin configuaration, the 1st with a mass of m1 the 2nd mass of m2, pulleys and ropes have no mass or friction.

what is the acceleration of each mass, using only parameters g, m1, and m2

http://picasaweb.google.com/devanlevin/DropBox?authkey=sbH95pBl_D8#5273036312921418818 [Broken]

not too much i can see from this, i know that |a1|=2|a2|,

i think that

1 F=m1a=m1g-T

a1=g-T/m1

2 F=m2a=m2g-2T

a2=g-2t/m2

not sure about those though,

what is the acceleration of each mass, using only parameters g, m1, and m2

http://picasaweb.google.com/devanlevin/DropBox?authkey=sbH95pBl_D8#5273036312921418818 [Broken]

not too much i can see from this, i know that |a1|=2|a2|,

i think that

1 F=m1a=m1g-T

a1=g-T/m1

2 F=m2a=m2g-2T

a2=g-2t/m2

not sure about those though,

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