09 Quiz 1_Solutions - Determine the magnitude R of this...

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THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics EM 306 STATICS - UNIQUE NUMBER 13555 Spring 2009 QUIZ #1 Name: Date: The cables AB and AC are attached to the top of the transmission tower. The tension in cable AC is 8 kN. 1) [50 points] Determine the required tension T in cable AB such that the net effect of the two cable tensions is a downward force at point A . 2) [50 points]
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Unformatted text preview: Determine the magnitude R of this downward force. SOLUTION: THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics EM 306 STATICS - UNIQUE NUMBER 13560 Spring 2009 QUIZ #1 Name: Date: Determine the resultant R of the two forces shown by: 1) [50 points] applying the parallelogram rule for vector addition and 2) [50 points] summing scalar components. SOLUTION:...
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2009 for the course EM 306 taught by Professor Rodin during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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