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Problem: A 6.60-kg instrument is hanging by a vertical wire inside a space ship that is blasting off at the surface of the earth. This ship starts from rest and reaches an altitude of 251 m in 16.0 s with constant acceleration.(a) Draw a free-body diagram for the instrument during this time. (Assume that the space ship is accelerating upward.)(b) Find the force that the wire exerts on the instrument.

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A 6.60-kg instrument is hanging by a vertical wire inside a space ship that is blasting off at the surface of the earth. This ship starts from rest and reaches an altitude of 251 m in 16.0 s with constant acceleration.
(a) Draw a free-body diagram for the instrument during this time. (Assume that the space ship is accelerating upward.)
(b) Find the force that the wire exerts on the instrument.

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