Fundamentals of Physics Extended (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 1-11823-072-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-11823-072-5

Chapter 5 - Force and Motion-I - Problems: 14b

Answer

Downward

Work Step by Step

The block weighs 3N, meaning it exerts a force of 3N downward on the table. The string exerts a force upwards of 1N, so now the net force is 2N downward.
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