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    Tensions of the pulley ropes

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    Two blocks are attached to a rope and wrapped around a pulley as shown in the attachment. The pulley is a DISK of mass 20.0 kg and radius 3.00 meters. The pulley and surface are frictionless and the system is released from the rest.

    Find the tensions of the rope on either sides of the pulley.

    Please refer to the attachment for diagram showing pulley and blocks arrangement.

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    This solution helps calculate tensions of the rope on either sides of a pulley.