A rope of length L is pulled by a constant force F, what is the tension in the rope at a distance x from the end where the force is applied

Q: A rope of length L is pulled by a constant force F, what is the tension in the rope at a distance x from the end where the force is applied

(a) $\displaystyle \frac{F L}{x}$

(b) $\displaystyle \frac{F (L-x)}{L}$

(c) $\displaystyle \frac{F L}{L-x}$

(d) $\displaystyle \frac{F x}{L-x}$

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Ans: (b)