PS2 - tensions are 540 N and 750 N, respectively, in cables...

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UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO Department of Civil Engineering CIV101F S TRUCTURES , M ATERIALS AND D ESIGN (S ECTION E) Problem Set # 2 Assigned: 9-21-2006 Due: 9-27-2006, 10:10 a.m. 1. Determine the magnitudes of the forces C and T, which, along with the other forces shown, act on a bridge-truss joint. 2. The force P is applied to a small wheel which rolls on the cable ACB. Knowing that the tension in both parts of the cable is 600 N, determine the magnitude and direction of P. 3. Two cables BG and BH are attached to frame ACD. Knowing that the
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Unformatted text preview: tensions are 540 N and 750 N, respectively, in cables BG and BH, determine the components and the resultant of the force exerted by the cables on the frame at B. 4. A crate is supported by three cables. Determine the weight W of the crate knowing that the tension in cable AD is 4620 N. 5. Three wires are connected at point D, which is located 450 mm below the T-shaped pipe support ABC. Determine the tension in each wire when an 80 kg cylinder is suspended from point D. **see reverse side for diagrams**...
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This homework help was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course ECE 190 taught by Professor Carter during the Fall '06 term at University of Toronto- Toronto.

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