13 Answered Questions for the topic Tension
(Physics) Tension in a rope
A 25kg box is pulled by a rope at angle of 25 degrees above the horizontal and slides across the floor with an acceleration of 1.5 m/s^2. 30N of force is also acting on the box vertically. What is... more
What is the acceleration and the tension of the rope if there is no friction?
Two blocks of mass m1 = 5kg and m2 = 6kg are located on either side of a corner. The side of mass m1 has an angle of 30 ° and that of m2 has an angle of 60 °. What is the acceleration and the... more
What is the tension between the first and the second wagon?
A train of 10 wagons each having a mass of 4X10exp4 kg. Locomotive has a mass of 2,2X10exp5 and pulls the first wagon with a force of 8X10exp5 N. What is the tension between the first and the... more
Very hard hanging rod problem
A straight rod of 30 cm and 600 g mass is horizontally hanged on two upright, parallel and light threads, both of them attached with distances of 5 cm and 10 cm from its ends. Find tension forces... more
A truck is hauling a trailer along a level road with a horizontal drawbar. The mass of the truck is mtruck = 9.00 x 103 kg and the mass of the trailer is mtrailer = 1.80 x 104 The two move along... more
A 7.50g-bullet has a speed of 555 m/s as it leaves the muzzle of a rifle. If the barrel of the rifle is 0.950 m, what is the average force exerted on the bullet by the ammunition?
Circular Motion: Finding the angle from the vertical
A .25 kg object is attached to a 0.80m string. The object is pulled to a point so that the string makes an angle θ from the vertical. It is then released. At the bottom of the object's path, the... more
What is the tension in cable A and cable B?
Joe wishes to hang a sign weighing 950 N so that cable A attached to the store makes a 30 degree angle with the wall. Cable B is horizontal and attach to an adjoining building. What is the tension... more
Find the tension answer in newtons
A block of mass 1.88439 kg lies on a friction- less table, pulled by another mass 4.98587 kg under the influence of Earth’s gravity. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 .What is the magnitude... more
Find the slope of the string
A certain string has a linear mass density of 0.25 kg/m and is stretched with a tension of 25 N. One end is given a sinusoidal motion with frequency 5 Hz and amplitude 0.01m. At time t=0, the end... more
tenision in a string
two blocks of equal mass m are tied to each other through a light string. One of the blocks is pulled along the line joining them with a constant force F. The tension in the string joining the blocks
At a building site, an iron girder of mass 400 kg is suspended from a crane by a steel cable. Assume that the cable has a circular cross-section of diameter 24 mm.a.What is the tensile force in... more