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A certain orthodontist uses a wire brace to align a patient's crooked tooth as in the figure below. The tension in the wire is adjusted to have a magnitude of 12.5 N. Find the magnitude of the net force exerted by the wire on the crooked tooth.

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The force exerted by the wire on the tooth, by resolving the force along y axis,

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ΣF-0 N-T sin 0-T sin 0 = 0 N- 2T sin 0 0 N 2T sin e

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Substitute the value, to find the ma...

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N 2(12.5Nsin (14°) 6.05N

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