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A girl was playing with her blocks and some massless string. She connected the first...

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hamonrye | Student, Grade 11 | (Level 1) eNoter

Posted October 24, 2012 at 2:04 AM via web

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A girl was playing with her blocks and some massless string. She connected the first block with mass M1 on one end of the string, put the string over

a frictionless pulley, and attached the other block with M2 on the other end of the string. Derive an expression describing the acceleration of each block.

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jishnudeepkar | Student, Grade 11 | (Level 1) Honors

Posted October 24, 2012 at 4:15 PM (Answer #1)

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if M1>M2  then acceln is (M1 - M2)g/M1+ M2   and converse if M2> M1

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