College Physics (4th Edition)

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0073512141
ISBN 13: 978-0-07351-214-3

Chapter 2 - Conceptual Questions - Page 62: 22



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I prefer the interpretation of line tension as 'opposing to stretching' of the line. The tension is a force with which every tiny bit of the line acts upon the next tiny bit. It is equal throughout the line.
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