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Asked Apr 1, 2019

The figure shows an arrangement in which four disks are suspended by cords. The longer, top cord loops over a frictionless pulley and pulls with a force of magnitude 81.8 N on the wall to which it is attached. The tensions in the shorter cords are T1 = 62.4 N, T2 = 49.8 N, and T3 = 5.01 N. What are the masses of (a) disk A, (b) disk B, (c) disk C, and (d) disk D?

 

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The force acts on the disk A, to find the mass of the disk A.

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Substitute the values,

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The force acts on the disk B, to f...

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