Asked Dec 17, 2019

In a tug-of-war between two athletes, each pulls on the rope
with a force of 200 N. What is the tension in the rope? If the
rope doesn’t move, what horizontal force does each athlete
exert against the ground?


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The movement in the rope is zero since the two athletes pull the rope with the same force in opposite direction. It means that if two...

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