Downward acceleration of life is 5m/s-2
The Attempt at a Solution
Effective force at play on 10 kg block: mg- ma
= 50 Newtons
Effective force at play on 5 kg block: mg-ma
= 25 Newtons
The 10 kg block outmatched its nemesis (5kg block) by +25 Newtons. It's the heavier one.
But this isn't the correct answer. The correct is 5 m/s2.
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