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B PrSearch this book22. Consider the baby being weighed in Figure 4.33. (a) What is the mass of the child and basket if a scale reading of 55 N isobserved? (b) What is the tension 1 in the cord attaching the baby to the scale? (c) What is the tension Th in the cordattaching the scale to the ceiling, if the scale has a mass of 0.500 kg? (d) Draw a sketch of the situation indicating the system ofinterest used to solve each part. The masses of the cords are negligible.T2T250100150200-250300T15:3410/10OXNewtons (N)

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22. Consider the baby being weighed in Figure 4.33. (a) What is the mass of the child and basket if a scale reading of 55 N is
observed? (b) What is the tension 1 in the cord attaching the baby to the scale? (c) What is the tension Th in the cord
attaching the scale to the ceiling, if the scale has a mass of 0.500 kg? (d) Draw a sketch of the situation indicating the system of
interest used to solve each part. The masses of the cords are negligible.
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B Pr Search this book 22. Consider the baby being weighed in Figure 4.33. (a) What is the mass of the child and basket if a scale reading of 55 N is observed? (b) What is the tension 1 in the cord attaching the baby to the scale? (c) What is the tension Th in the cord attaching the scale to the ceiling, if the scale has a mass of 0.500 kg? (d) Draw a sketch of the situation indicating the system of interest used to solve each part. The masses of the cords are negligible. T2 T2 50 100 150 200 -250 300 T1 5:34 10/10 O X Newtons (N)

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Step 1

Given information:

Reading on the scale (W) = 55 N

Mass of the scale (Ms) = 0.500 kg

Step 2

Mass of the child and basket (M):

We know that weight is given as:

W Mg
Hence, we can write mass of the child as:
55
5.6kg
9.81
g
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W Mg Hence, we can write mass of the child as: 55 5.6kg 9.81 g

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Step 3

Part b:

Free body diagram to find th...

T1
child
W mg
From the Free Body diagram, we can say that the weight is balanced by the tension, hence:
TI W 55 N
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T1 child W mg From the Free Body diagram, we can say that the weight is balanced by the tension, hence: TI W 55 N

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