Hanging Particle Connected by a Pulley to a Particle on a Table By A*Maths on September 19, 2014 in M1 It's only fair to share... I will find the acceleration and tension in terms of Resolving vertically for (1) Apply F=ma to both particles – for (2) Substituting (1) into (2) gives (3) Applyingto (4) (3)+(4) gives Substitute this into (3) to give