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# A painter weighing 900N stands on a massless plank 5m long that is supported at each end by a stepladder. If he stands 1m from one end of the plank...

A painter weighing 900N stands on a massless plank 5m long that is supported at each end by a stepladder. If he stands 1m from one end of the plank what force is exerted by each stepladder.

The answer is        = 720N                          Explanation   3 forces are acting on the plank. We... View the full answer

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• Jul 20, 2016 at 3:28am

The correct answer is       = 720N                       REASON FOR THE ANSWER    3 forces are acting on... View the full answer

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