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Question: 

Two wires run from the top of a pole 2.6 m tall that supports a volleyball net. The two wires are anchored to the ground 2.0 m apart, and each is 2.0 m from the pole (Fig. 9–66). The tension in each wire is 115 N. What is the tension in the net, assumed horizontal and attached at the top of the pole?

Source: Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition, 2014.

Quick Answer: 

$120 \textrm{ N}$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 9, Problem 26

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Chapter 9, Problem 26 is solved.

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