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Christian is making a Tyrolean traverse as shown inFig.

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Christian is making a Tyrolean traverse as shown inFig. 4-35. That is, he traverses a chasm by stringing a ropebetween a tree on one side of the chasm and a tree on theopposite side, 25 m away. The rope must sag sufficiently so itwont break. Assume the rope can provide a tension force ofup to 29 kN before breaking, and use a safety factor of 10(that is, the rope should only be required to undergo atension force of 2.9 kN) at the center of the Tyroleantraverse, (a) Determine the distance x that the rope mustsag if it is to be within its recommended safety range andChristians mass is 72.0 kg. (b) If the Tyrolean traverse isincorrectly set up so that the rope sags by only one-fourththe distance found in (a), determine the tension force in therope. Will the rope break?FIGURE 4-35 31.

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Textbook: Physics for Scientists & Engineers with Modern Physics
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Author: Douglas C. Giancoli
ISBN: 9780131495081

This full solution covers the following key subjects: rope, Force, tyrolean, Traverse, tension. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 44 chapters, and 3904 solutions. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 4.31 from chapter: 4 was answered by , our top Physics solution expert on 11/10/17, 05:57PM. Physics for Scientists & Engineers with Modern Physics was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780131495081. Since the solution to 4.31 from 4 chapter was answered, more than 943 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. The answer to “Christian is making a Tyrolean traverse as shown inFig. 4-35. That is, he traverses a chasm by stringing a ropebetween a tree on one side of the chasm and a tree on theopposite side, 25 m away. The rope must sag sufficiently so itwont break. Assume the rope can provide a tension force ofup to 29 kN before breaking, and use a safety factor of 10(that is, the rope should only be required to undergo atension force of 2.9 kN) at the center of the Tyroleantraverse, (a) Determine the distance x that the rope mustsag if it is to be within its recommended safety range andChristians mass is 72.0 kg. (b) If the Tyrolean traverse isincorrectly set up so that the rope sags by only one-fourththe distance found in (a), determine the tension force in therope. Will the rope break?FIGURE 4-35 31.” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 142 words. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Physics for Scientists & Engineers with Modern Physics, edition: 4.

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