Resultant Force

Resultant Force problem 27

Mabel and Jack pull a rope in the same direction, each with a force of , and Bennett pulls the same rope in the opposite direction, with a force of .

  • Determine the resultant force computationally.

  • Determine the resultant of the forces graphically.

  • Does the resultant force point in the direction of Bennett or Mabel and Jack. Justify your answer.


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