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A 240-N weight is hung from two ropes as shown. The tension force of the horizontal rope has magnitude:
30°
240 N
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A 240-N weight is hung from two ropes as shown. The tension force of the horizontal rope has magnitude: 30° 240 N

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Step 1

Given:

Weight hung from the two ropes = 240 N

Calculating the tension in the right hand side rope:

Physics homework question answer, step 1, image 1

Step 2

Now calculating the tension in the horizontal rope:

Physics homework question answer, step 2, image 1

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