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A chain of mass M and length L held vertical by fixing its upper end to a rigid support.The tension in chain at a distance y from the rigit support is? Ans: mg(L-y)/L

A chain of mass M and length L held vertical by fixing its upper end to a rigid support.The tension in chain at a distance y from the rigit support is?


Ans: mg(L-y)/L

Grade:10

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pranav Rooney
31 Points
10 years ago

since a=0 F(net)=0..M= mass of chain and mass of (l-y) part of chain

T=mg

m=(L-y)/L*M 

T=(L-y)/LM*g 

 

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