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Unformatted text preview: < 1 30 the port wing tip, T, is < 14 0 m . The weight of the engine is 50000 N and acts vertically . . 2 0 downward through the center of mass. Answer the following questions, expressing your answers as vectors. a) What is the moment created by the weight of the port engine about the wing root? b) What is the component of this moment acting along the line OT? c) What is the component of this moment acting perpendicular to the direction of the wing? d) Physically what do the components of the moment you calculated in b) and c) do to the wing?...
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- Fall '05