Sample Problem Force And Motion

 

Sample Problem Force And Motion

In a two-dimensional tug-of-war, Alex, Betty, and Charles pull horizontally on an automobile tire at the angles shown in the overhead.

Solution: Because the three forces pulling on the tire do not accelerate , the acceleration (that is, the forces are in equilibrium).

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(a) An overhead view of three people pulling on a tire. (b) A free-body diagram for the tire.
(a) An overhead view of three people
pulling on a tire. (b) A free-body diagram for the tire.

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