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A sign weighing $5.00\text{ Newtons}$ is hanging symmetrically from two ropes connected to the ceiling. You can read the tension in each rope with a spring scale as shown below.

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Which of the following indicates the change when the angles that the ropes make with the ceiling are both doubled?

A

The scale readings both decrease.

B

The scale readings both increase.

C

The readings do not change because you are still holding up the same weight.

D

Both scale readings exactly double.

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