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In a rescue scene during the 911 crisis, a helicopter of mass 6000kg accelerates upward at the rate of 0.50ms^1 while lifting a 2500kg piece of concrete what is the tension in the cable attaching the concrete to the helocopter...
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In a rescue scene during the 911 crisis, a helicopter of mass 6000kg accelerates upward at the rate of 0.50ms^1 while lifting a 2500kg piece of concrete what is the tension in the cable attaching the concrete to the helocopter...
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khally92Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1358099049122:dw
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khally92Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i pictured the diagram to be like this..
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SaikamBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1358184890538:dw the diagram would be like this. can u do it from here?
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khally92Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Is the upward force mass x acceleration i.e 6000 X 0.5
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MrDoeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
saikam has the correct approach, remember F=ma
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khally92Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is the tension 25750 thanks. TMg= Ma T(2500*9.8)= 2500(0.5) I guess the acceleration is equal for both masses.
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MrDoeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ignore the helicopter for the moment and look at the free body diagram, what forces are creating tension in the rope and what direction are they acting in?
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khally92Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
u min MgT=ma acting downward 23250N.
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