staticsfinal_spring091

staticsfinal_spring091 - the landing gear as shown....

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Final Exam ME2364 Name _________________ 1. (20 points) Three cables are used to support a 900-lb ring. Determine the tension in each cable for equilibrium.
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2. (20 points) The cable and pulley system shown is used by a camper to hoist a backpack into a tree to keep it out of the reach of bears. If cables AB and AC have a breaking strength of 200 lbs and cable DAE has a breaking strength of 100 lb, determine the largest weight W that may be lifted.
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3. (20 points) As an airplane’s brakes are applied, the nose wheel exerts two forces on the end of
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Unformatted text preview: the landing gear as shown. Determine the horizontal and vertical components of reaction at the pin C and the force in strut AB . 4. (20 points) A bookshelf holding 11 books is supported by brackets at points A and B . The weights and thicknesses of the books are given. Determine the support reactions. 5. (20 points) The hoist supports the 125-kg engine. Determine the force the load creates in member DB and in member FB , which contains the hydraulic cylinder H ....
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