Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 7 - Think and Solve: 46

Answer

In an ideal case, input force multiplied by input distance equals output force multiplied by output distance. $$ (50 N)(1 m) = (200 N)(x)$$ $$x = 0.25 m$$ This is discussed on page 120.
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