# An elevator weighing 16917 N is supported by a steel cable. What is the tension in the cable when the elevator is being accelerated upwards at a rate of #2.5m/s^2#? (#g=9.80m/s^2#)

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Oct 5, 2017

#### Explanation:

there is a net force upwards since it is being accelerated upwards

#so

if

the net force is

the mass will be