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A window washer with a mass of 63.0 kg stands a distance, D = 0.800 m, from the left end of a plank of length, L= 1.90 m, with a mass of 17.0 kg. The plank is hung on two cables as shown. Find T2, the tension in the right cable.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:59 pm ad1c9bdddf
The total torque respect to the left end of the plank must be ...
The solution carefully explains and finds the tension in the right cable.