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Consider the two blocks of unknown mass shown in the image. One block is sitting on a table connected by a rope over a pulley to another block hanging in the air.

Assuming frictional forces are negligible, which of the following is true concerning the acceleration, $a$, of the two block system when released?

A

$a = g$

B

$a < g$

C

$a > g$

D

There is not enough information to determine anything about the acceleration of the two block system.

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