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A 6kg mass rests on a frictionless table. A string from this mass goes across a pulley and is attached to a 10kg mass hanging over the side of the table. Find the tension in the string and the acceleration of each mass.

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For mass at rest on the table T=ma

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For the hanging mass,

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m.g-T ma

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Add the above two ...

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Tmg-Tma+ma m2g = a (m +m.) m.g mm

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