UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO
CIVE 1150: Engineering Mechanics: Statics
College of Engineering
Fall 2014
MW 11-12:15 NA 1000
INSTRUCTOR: Alexander Spivak, PhD OFFICE: Nitschke Hall 4050
OFFICE HOURS: TBD
OFFIC
PROBLEM 8.1
Determine whether the block shown is in equilibrium, and find the magnitude and direction of the friction force when = 30o and P = 200 N.
SOLUTION
FBD block:
Fn = 0: N - (1000 N ) cos 3
PROBLEM 5.1
Locate the centroid of the plane area shown.
SOLUTION
A, in 2
x , in.
y , in.
xA, in 3
yA, in 3
1 2
8 6 = 48
16 12 = 192
-4
9 6
-192
432 1152 1584
8
1536 1344
240
xA 134
*Note, there may be some inaccuracies in the following material due to changes made in page proofs
New Problem (8th ed.) 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 2.16 2.17 2.
UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO
CIVE 1150: Engineering Mechanics: Statics
College of Engineering
Fall 2012
Homework due:
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F, Sept. 28th:
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