Problem: Two crates, A and B are in an elevator as shown. The mass of crate A is greater than the mass of crate B. As the elevator approaches its destination, its speed decreases (it continues to move downward).2. in the spaces provided below draw and label the separate free body diagrams for the crates in this case

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The free-body diagram for crate A:

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Two crates, A and B are in an elevator as shown. The mass of crate A is greater than the mass of crate B. As the elevator approaches its destination, its speed decreases (it continues to move downward).

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2. in the spaces provided below draw and label the separate free body diagrams for the crates in this case

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