Atwood's Machine


Further discussion

Calculation

Index

Newton's laws

Standard mechanics problems
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Atwood's Machine


Basic setup

Calculation

Index

Newton's laws

Standard mechanics problems
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Atwood's Machine

Frictionless case, neglecting pulley mass.

Application of Newton's second law to masses suspended over a pulley.

N =
N =
kg =
kg =
m/s²

N
= N

Expressions

Index

Newton's laws

Standard mechanics problems
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