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Velocity Ratio of A Pulley System


2 Pulley System
2 Pulley System
The pulley system to the left is used to raise a weight. Assuming that there is no slip between the pulley and rope and that the pulleys rotate without friction Determine:

The Velocity Ratio.
The velocity ratio is defined as [math]\frac{V_F}{V_W}[/math] where [math]V_F[/math] is the velocity at the point the force F is applied and [math]V_W[/math] is the velocity at the suspended weight.
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