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Homework Help: Tension problem

  1. Dec 16, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data


    A 100 N load hangs from a cieling on a rope. someone pushes it with a continuing horizontal force, and it moves off to the side a little, coming to rest at a bit of an angle at the vertical. as a result, the tension in the rope is:

    A. Unchanged
    B. zero
    C. decreased
    D. increased

    Why?
     
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  3. Dec 16, 2011 #2
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