Physics 163

Unit 2: Newton's Laws of Motion

Problem Set C

 

Problem #7:

A 4.89-kg bucket suspended by a rope is accelerated upwards. If the tension in the rope is 96.7 Newtons, then determine the acceleration (in m/s/s) of the bucket. 

 

 

 

 

  

The task of determining an acceleration value if given information about the mass and individual force values is discussed in detail at The Physics Classroom.

The task of constructing a free-body diagram for a physical situation is discussed in detail at The Physics Classroom.

The relationship between mass and weight is discussed in detail at The Physics Classroom.

 

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