Two blocks each of mass and a cylinder are connected as shown in Figure. Angular acceleration of the cylinder of radius is (all strings and pulley are ideal)

a) |
b) |
c) |
d) |

Two blocks each of mass and a cylinder are connected as shown in Figure. Angular acceleration of the cylinder of radius is (all strings and pulley are ideal)

a) |
b) |
c) |
d) |

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**(b)**

Let be the acceleration of the cylinder, then acceleration of point on the cylinder

Similarly, the acceleration of point on the cylinder is

…(i)

…(ii)

(iii)

…(iv)

On solving these equations, we get