An 8.27kg sign is hanging from a ceiling from two cables as indicated in the diagram. Calculate the magnitude of the tension in each cable? ?

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  • NCS
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago
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    T₂ must carry all of the weight:

    T₂*sin37.5º = 8.27kg * 9.81m/s² → T₂ = 133 N

    For horizontal equilibrium,

    T₂*cos37.5º = T₁ ................... → T₁ = 106 N

    Hope this helps!

  • Anonymous
    4 weeks ago

    that would 23 to the 6th power.

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