Test 2 Study Guide

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Statics Test 2 Study Guide Equipollence Two force systems exert the same net push (or pull) on a body and also exert the same net turning action Force condition : Moment condition : Resultants The simplest force combination that can replace a system of forces without altering the external effect on a rigid body on which the forces act To find where a single force system acts, setup Distributed Force System Forces distributed over a surface
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Unformatted text preview: Surface forces: direct contact, concentrated or pressure Body forces: action of a field on a body of forces, gravity or temperature Integration Load: known external forces Reactions: external forces exerted by attached or supported bodies There must be a force component in the direction about which the rotation of the body is inhibited If the object can move in a specific direction then there is no moment in that direction...
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This note was uploaded on 09/12/2011 for the course COE 2001 taught by Professor Valle during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Tech.

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