1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Two beads connected by a taut thread on friction-less wire ring Proof

  1. Feb 4, 2015 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    NUMBER 271
    2uitzck.jpg

    2. Relevant equations
    Not Really Sure

    3. The attempt at a solution
    No Idea where to start, I looked up the law of Tangents and it seems to do with that. Please help! :)
    I am also confident that it has to do with equilibrium?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 4, 2015 #2

    haruspex

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper
    Gold Member
    2016 Award

    It's a statics question, right? So you should be thinking, free body diagrams, sums of forces...
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?
Draft saved Draft deleted



Similar Discussions: Two beads connected by a taut thread on friction-less wire ring Proof
  1. Two beads and a ring. (Replies: 13)

Loading...