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## Homework Statement

Two blocks, each with weight w, are held in place on a frictionless incline.

In terms of w and the angle alpha of the incline, calculate the tension in the rope connecting the blocks.

In terms of w and the angle alpha of the incline, calculate the tension in the rope that connects block A to the wall.

Calculate the magnitude of the force that the incline exerts on each block.

Interpret your answers in part C for the case alpha = 0.

Interpret your answers in part C for the case alpha = 90 ^circ.

If possible express in terms of w and alpha.

## The Attempt at a Solution

I just don't know where to start, but to show my attempt I will try to think this logically.

The weight of the tension of block B affects it the rope much more than the weight of block a, both have a normal force perpendicular to the surface.