3_Physics Homework - Chapter 5

To the weight of the counterweight the mass of the

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Unformatted text preview: bricks? To the weight of the counterweight? The mass of the load of bricks kg The mass of the counterweight kg Acceleration due to gravity = acceleration of the system (B) Since we have: For the frictionless pulley, T=T’ [Free Body for bricks] (B) Adding these equations, we get: (C) The tension (T) in the rope while the load is moving: [Free Body Counter] (ii) Weight of bricks (ii) Weight of bricks So tension (T) is than the weight of the counterweight . So tension (T) is than the weight of the counterweight ....
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