Question
Repeat Exercise 9.24 for the pulley shown in Figure 9.27(c), assuming you pull straight up on the rope. The pulley system's mass is 7.00 kg.

#### Exercise 9.24

If you used an ideal pulley of the type shown in Figure 9.27(a) to support a car engine of mass 115 kg, (a) What would be the tension in the rope? (b) What force must the ceiling supply, assuming you pull straight down on the rope?
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a) $299 \textrm{ N}$

b) $898 \textrm{ N}$

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