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Monkey on a Rope

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Puzzle ID:#9034
Fun:*** (2.67)
Difficulty:** (1.49)
Category:Science
Submitted By:lesternoronha1****

 

 

 



Hanging over a pulley there is a rope, with a weight at one end. At the other end hangs a monkey of equal weight. What happens if the monkey starts to ascend the rope? Assume that the mass of the rope and pulley are negligible, and the pulley is frictionless.




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