09 Quiz 10_Solutions - 1.4 kg/m . The line will safely...

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THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics EM 306 STATICS - UNIQUE NUMBER 13545 Spring 2009 QUIZ #10 Name: Date: The mass per unit length of lines AB and BC is 2 kg/m . The tension at the lowest point of cable AB is 1.8 kN . The two lines exert equal and opposite horizontal forces at B. 1) [50 points] Determine the sags h 1 and h 2 of the two lines. 2) [50 points] Determine the maximum tensions in the two lines.
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THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics EM 306 STATICS - UNIQUE NUMBER 13550 Spring 2009 QUIZ #10 Name: Date: The cable supports a distributed load w = 12,000 lb/ft. 1)[60 points] Determine the tension at the lowest point 2) [40 points] Determinine the maximum tension in the cable.
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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 #10 Name: Date: The power line has a mass of
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Unformatted text preview: 1.4 kg/m . The line will safely support a tension of 5kN . Assume now there is an ice accumulation of 4 kg/m along the cable. 1)[50 points] Determine its tension at the lowest point. 2) [50 points] Determine whether the line with the ice accumulaton is safe. THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics EM 306 STATICS - UNIQUE NUMBER 13560 Spring 2009 QUIZ #10 Name: Date: The stationary balloons tether is horizontal at point O where it is attached to the truck.The mass per unit length of the tether is 0.45 kg/m . The tether exerts a 50 N horizontal force on the truck. The horizontal distance from point O to point A where the tether is attached to the balloon is 20 m . 1)[50 points] What is the height of point A relative to point O ? 2) [50 points] Determine the magnitudes of the horizontal and vertical components of the force exerted on the balloon at A by the tether....
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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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09 Quiz 10_Solutions - 1.4 kg/m . The line will safely...

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