Answer to Question #15818 in Mechanics | Relativity for Caitlin
An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1 m in the first 1.9 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 5 kg bundle at the end of a vertical cord.
What is the tension in the cord as the ele- vator accelerates? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 .
Answer in units of N