Ben B.

asked • 02/12/13

Atwood's Machine Problem - Please help ASAP

Both sides of wire start out with 5 washers with the total mass of 5m.  When N washers are transferred from the left side to the right side, the right side descends 70.56 cm in 0.60 s. Find N.

BRUCE S.

Ben,  May I direct you to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atwood_machine for a discussion of weights on a pully?  Good Luck, BruceS

Report

02/12/13

1 Expert Answer

By:

Still looking for help? Get the right answer, fast.

Ask a question for free

Get a free answer to a quick problem.
Most questions answered within 4 hours.

OR

Find an Online Tutor Now

Choose an expert and meet online. No packages or subscriptions, pay only for the time you need.