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# The three ropes in Figure P5.1 are tied to a small, very

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Problem 1E

Problem 1E

The three ropes in Figure P5.1 are tied to a small, very light ring. Two of the ropes are anchored to walls at right angles, and the third rope pulls as shown. What are , the magnitudes of the tension forces in the first two ropes?

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Problem 1E

The three ropes in Figure P5.1 are tied to a small, very light ring. Two of the ropes are anchored to walls at right angles, and the third rope pulls as shown. What are  and ,  the magnitudes of the tension forces in the first two ropes?

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Given Data:

The angle made by the rope is .

The tension in the third rope is .

The following is the free body diagram of the rope.

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