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Tension question

  1. Sep 27, 2011 #1
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    the question is form an online assignment

    i have already spent 5/6 tries...so this try is crucial to get the right answer

    from my understanding 1 is true and 2 is equal to because the acceleration and v are the same throughout the system. For tension i think at point B it is greater than point A because it has to pull higher mass. I need some reassurance because this is my last try. would be very helpful if someone could help me out. TY
     

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  3. Sep 27, 2011 #2

    Ken G

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    Your answers sound correct to me. Note you have "true" in the second one right now, but what you said about "equal" seems correct.
     
  4. Sep 28, 2011 #3
    TY very much for you reassurance, it gave me the confidence to submit those solution. They were right.

    funny how you username sounds so much like my physics' profs name ;p
     
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