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Two blocks are on a frictionless plane, with rope between them.

Ft = m1a and m2g - Ft = m2a. Where Ft is tension.

Can you show how to transpose this so that we solve for A. All steps please. 

The please solve rope tension. 

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Ft

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Ft

Alan  Jul 15, 2014
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Is the answe a = g/2 = 4.9 m/s^2

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Identical masses*

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If the masses are identical then yes, a = g/2.

Alan  Jul 15, 2014
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I can't solve the answer still.

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