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Chapter 4, Problem 141.
The uniform 10-lb rod AB is supported by a ball-and-socket joint at A and leans against both the rod CD and the vertical wall. Neglecting the effects of friction, determine (a) the force which rod CD exerts on AB, (b) the reactions A at and B. (Hint: The force exerted by CD on AB must be perpendicular to both rods.)
Vector Mechanics for Engineers: Statics and Dynamics, 8/e, Ferdinand P. Beer, E. Russell Johnston, Jr., Elliot R. Eisenberg, William E. Clausen, David Mazurek, Phillip J. Cornwell 2007 The McGraw-Hill Companies.

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 137.Three rods of lengths a = 240 mm, b = 200 mm, and c = 180 mm are welded together to form the component shown. The component is supported by eyebolts at A and C and by a s

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 136.Three rods of lengths a = 9 in., b = 6 in., and c = 12 in. are welded together to form the component shown. The component is supported by eyebolts at A and C and by a sha

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 135.The frame shown is supported by three cables and a ball-and-socket joint at A. For P = 50 N, determine the tension in each cable and the reaction at A.Vector Mechanics f

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 131.Solve Prob. 4.124 assuming that the hinge at A is removed and that the hinge at B can exert couples about the y and x axes.Problem 4.124: A small door having a mass of 7

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 130.The bearing of lever ABD is free to slide along and to rotate about the horizontal pin at B. Knowing that the 24-N force lies in a plane parallel to the xy plane and that

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 129.The lever AB is welded to the bent rod BCD which is supported by bearing E and by cable DG. Assuming that the bearing can exert an axial thrust and couples about axes par

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 128.The tensioning mechanism of a belt drive consists of frictionless pulley A, mounting plate B, and spring C. Attached below the mounting plate is slider block D which is f

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 127.A 1.2 2.4 - m sheet of plywood is temporarily held by nails at D and E and by two wooden braces nailed at A, B, and C. Wind is blowing on the hidden face of the plywood s

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 126.The horizontal platform ABCD weighs 60 lb and supports a 240-lb load at its center. The platform is normally held in position by hinges at A and B and by braces CE and DE

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 125.Solve Prob. 4.124 assuming that the rope is attached to the door at I.Problem 4.124: A small door having a mass of 7 kg is attached by hinges A and B to a wall and is he

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 124.A small door having a mass of 7 kg is attached by hinges A and B to a wall and is held in the horizontal position shown by rope EFH. The rope passes around a small, frict

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 123.Solve Prob. 4.122 assuming that cable EF is replaced by a cable attached at points E and H.Problem 4.122: The rectangular plate shown has a mass of 15 kg and is held in

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 122.The rectangular plate shown has a mass of 15 kg and is held in the position shown by hinges A and B and cable EF. Assuming that the hinge at B does not exert any axial th

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 121.The lever AB is welded to the bent rod BCD which is supported by bearings at E and F and by cable DG. Knowing that the bearing at E does not exert any axial thrust, deter

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 120.The lid of a roof scuttle weighs 75 lb. It is hinged at corners A and B and maintained in the desired position by a rod CD pivoted at C; a pin at end D of the rod fits in

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 119.Solve Prob. 4.118 assuming that the 140-lb load is applied at B.Problem 4.118: Two steel pipes ABCD and EBF are welded together at B to form the boom shown. The boom is

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 118.Two steel pipes ABCD and EBF are welded together at B to form the boom shown. The boom is held by a ball-and-socket joint at D and by two cables EG and ICFH; cable ICFH p

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 117.Solve Prob. 4.116 assuming that the given 880-N load is replaced with two 440-N loads applied at A and B.Problem 4.116: A 2.4-m-long boom is held by a ball-and-socket jo

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 116.A 2.4-m-long boom is held by a ball-and-socket joint at C and by two cables AD and BE. Determine the tension in each cable and the reaction at C.Vector Mechanics for Eng

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 115.Cable CD is attached to the 10-m mast ABC as shown. The base A of the mast is supported by a ball-and-socket joint, and the mast is guyed by cables BE and BF. knowing tha

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 114.Cable CD is attached to the 10-m mast ABC as shown. The base A of the mast is supported by a ball-and-socket joint, and the mast is guyed by cables BE and BF. knowing tha

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 110.An opening in a floor is covered by a 4.5 6-ft sheet of plywood weighing 27 lb. The sheet is hinged at A and B and is maintained in a position slightly above the floor by

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 109.A square steel sign is attached to frame ABC as shown. Knowing that the direction of the wind is perpendicular to the sign and that the wind exerts a force FW of magnitud

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 104.Two steel pipes AB and BC each having a weight per unit length of 5 lb/ft are welded together at B and are supported by three wires. Knowing that a = 1.25 ft, determine t

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 103.A stack of several sheets of drywall of mass 170 kg rests on three wooden blocks placed under the edges of the stack. Determine the mass and the location of the lightest

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 99.A 1.2 2.4-m sheet of plywood having a mass of 18 kg has been temporarily propped against column CD. It rests at A and B on small wooden blocks and against protruding nails

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 96.Two transmission belts pass over a double-sheaved pulley that is attached to an axle supported by bearings at A and D. The radius of the inner sheave is 125 mm and the rad

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 93.An athlete is doing push-ups on an inclined board. Neglecting friction between his shoes and the board, determine the value of if he wants to limit the magnitude of the to

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 92.A slender rod of length L is lodged between peg C and the vertical wall. It supports a load P at end A. Neglecting friction and the weight of the rod, determine the angle

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 91.A 10-kg slender rod of length L is attached to collars which can slide freely along the guides shown. Knowing that the rod is in equilibrium and that = 25, determine (a) t

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 88.Solve Prob. 4.87 assuming that the slope of the incline is 18 downward.Problem 4.87: The total weight of a wheelbarrow filled with gravel is 120 lb. If the wheelbarrow is

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 87.The total weight of a wheelbarrow filled with gravel is 120 lb. If the wheelbarrow is held on an 18 incline in the position shown, determine the magnitude and direction of

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 86.The uniform rod AB of mass m and length L is attached to two blocks which slide freely in circular slots as shown. Knowing that = 45, determine (a) the largest value of L

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 85.The uniform rod AB of mass m and length L is attached to two blocks which slide freely in circular slots as shown. Knowing that the rod is in equilibrium and that L = 2R,

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 84.Using the method of Sec. 4.7, solve 4.25Problem 4.25: A lever AB is hinged at C and is attached to a control cable at A. If the lever is subjected to a 60-lb vertical for

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 83.Using the method of Sec. 4.7, solve Prob. 4.17c.Problem 4.17: Determine the reactions at A and B when (a) = 0, (b) = 90, (c) = 30.Vector Mechanics for Engineers: Statics

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 82.A modified peavey is used to lift an 8-in.-diameter log weighing 80 lb. Knowing that = 60 and that the force exerted at C by the worker is perpendicular to the handle of t

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 81.A modified peavey is used to lift an 8-in.-diameter log weighing 80 lb. Knowing that = 45 and that the force exerted at C by the worker is perpendicular to the handle of t

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COSMOS: Complete Online Solutions Manual Organization SystemChapter 4, Problem 80.Member ABCD is supported by a pin and bracket at C and by an inextensible cord attached at A and D and passing over frictionless pulleys at B and E. Neglecting the size of