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Homework Help: Rope problem

  1. Dec 3, 2008 #1

    Can anybody help with this question? I have attached a scan rather than type it all out. Any tips would be appreciated as I'm unsure how to start it.


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  3. Dec 3, 2008 #2


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    HINT: What must be the tension in the rope to keep the mass m stationary.
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