Newton's second law:
ΣF = ma
The tension is upward, myg is downward, acceleration is zero.
Ty - myg = 0 (y represents the point y)
Ty = myg
The mass of the rope changes as we move from the lower end (free end).
A rope of length L and mass m is suspended from the ceiling. Find an expression for the tension in the rope at position y, measured upward from the free end of the rope.
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