1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data An 88kg construction worker sits down 2.0 m from the end of a 1430 kg steel beam to eat his lunch. The cable supporting the beam is rated at 15,000 N. Should the worker be worried? To answer this, determine the tension in the cable. 2. Relevant equations 3. The attempt at a solution First, I have no idea how to start this problem. Second, I don't know what they mean by "the beam is rated."