Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics (3rd Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321740904
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Chapter 5 - Force and Motion - Exercises and Problems: 1

Answer

There are two forces acting on the chandelier. The force of gravity points straight down. The tension force from the chain points straight up. These two forces have the same magnitude so the net force on the chandelier is zero.

Work Step by Step

There are two forces acting on the chandelier. The force of gravity points straight down. The tension force from the chain points straight up. These two forces have the same magnitude so the net force on the chandelier is zero.
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