Atwood Machine - Example Problem

Posted by AlexMabee on Dec. 04, 2009

The Atwood Machine is a classical device that can be used to calculate gravitational acceleration. An ideal Atwood machine consists of 2 masses strung together by an inelastic light string over a frictionless pulley. The masses are released from equilibrium, and data is collected.

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