65451. Determine the volume of concrete needed to construct the circular curb.

65452. Determine the distance to the centroidal axis of the beam's cross-sectional area.

65453. Determine the force F needed to hold the 4-kg lamp in the position shown.

65454. The patella P located in the human knee joint is subjected to tendon forces T1 and T2 and a force F exerted on the patella by the femoral articular A. If the directions of these forces are estimated from an X-ray as shown, determine the magnitudes of T1 and F when the tendon force T2 = 6 lb.. The forces are concurrent at point O.

65455. A continuous of total length 4 m is wrapped around the small frictionless pulleys at A, B, C, and D. If the stiffness of each spring is k = 500 N/m and each spring is stretched 300 mm, determine the mass m of each block. Neglect the weight of the pulleys and cords. The springs are unstretched when d = 2 m.

65456. Determine the force in each strut and tell whether it is in tension or compression.

65457. The ends of the three cables are attached to ring at A and to the edge of a uniform 150-kg plate. Determine the tension in each of the cables for equilibrium.

65458. The joint O of a space frame is subjected to four forces. Strut OA lies in the x-y plane and strut OB lies in the y-z plane. Determine the force acting in each if the three struts required for equilibrium of the joint. Set = 45°.

65459. A "scale" is constructed with a 4-ft-long cord and the 10-lb block D. The cord is fixed to a pin at A and passes over two small pulleys at B and C. Determine the weight of the suspended block E if the system is in equilibrium when s = 1.5 ft.

65460. Determine the magnitudes ofthe forces P, R, and F required for equillibrium of point O.

65461. Determine the magnitude and direction of the resultant force FAB exerted along link AB by the tractive apparatus shown. The suspended mass is 10 kg. Neglect the size of the pulley at A.

65462. Determine the tension developed in cables OD and OB and the strut OC, required to support the 500-lb crate. The spring OA has an unstretched length of 0.2 ft and a stiffness of kOA = 350lb/ft. The force in the strut acts along the axis of the strut.

65463. There is a ball and socket connection at A. At point B there is a connection that opposes motion in the x and z directions only. Determine the unknown force components at A and B. Use a scalar analysis.

65464. Determine the horizontal and vertical components of reaction at the pin A and the reaction at the roller support B required for equilibrium of the truss.

65465. The crane provides a long-reach capacity by using the telescopic boom segment DE. The entire boom is supported by a pin at A and by the telescopic hydraulic cylinder BC, which can be considered as a two-force member. The rated load capacity of the crane is measured by a maximum force developed in the hydraulic cylinder. If this maximum force is developed when the boom supports a mass m = 6 Mg and its length is l = 40 and = 60°, determine the greatest mass that can be supported when the boom length is extended to l = 50 m and = 45°. Neglect the weight of the boom and the size of the pulley at E. Assume the crane does not overturn. Note: when = 60° BC is vertical; however, when = 45° this is not the case.

65466. A Russell's traction is used for immobilizing femoral fractures C. If the lower leg has a weight of 8 lb, determine the weight W that must be suspended at D in order for the leg to be held in the position shown. Also, what is the tension force F in the femur and the distance which locates the center of gravity G of the lower leg? Neglect the size of the pulley at B.

65467. There is a ball and socket connection at A. At B there is a roller that prevents motion in the —z direction. Corner C is tied to D by a rope. The triangle is weightless. Determine the unknown force components acting at A, B, and C. Use a scalar analysis.

65468. If the boom in the previous problem is to remain horizontal when the stone S is removed, what is x?

65469. Compute the horizontal and vertical components of force at pin B. The belt is subjected to a tension of T=100 N and passes over each of the three pulleys.

65470. The oil rig is supported on the trailer by the pin or axle at A and the frame at B. If the rig has a weight of 115,000 lb and the center of gravity at G, determine the force F that must de developed along the hydraulic cylinder CD in order to start lifting the rig (slowly) off B toward the vertical. Also compute the horizontal and vertical components of reaction at the pin A.

65471. The girl has a mass of 17kg and mass center at Gg, and the tricycle has a mass of 10kg and mass center at Gt. Determine the normal reactions at each wheel for equilibrium.

65472. The sports car has a mass of 1.5 Mg and mass center at G. If the front two springs each have a stiffness of kA=58 kN/m and the rear two springs each have a stiffness of kB = 65 kN/m, determine their compression when the car is parked on the 30° incline. Also, what frictional force FB must be applied to each of the rear wheels to hold the car in equilibrium?

65473. Determine the tension in the supporting cables BC and BD and the components of reaction at the ball-and-socket joint A of the boom. The boom supports a drum having a weight of 200 lb. at F. Points C and D lie in the x—y plane.

A. Ax = 0, Ay = 150 lb, Az = 562 lb, TBC = 300 lb, TBD = 212 lbB. Ax = 0, Ay = 150 lb, Az = 456 lb, TBC = 150 lb, TBD = 212 lbC. Ax = 0, Ay = 267 lb, Az = 843 lb, TBC = 533 lb, TBD = lbD. Ax = 0, Ay = 150 lb, Az = 500 lb, TBC = 212 lb, TBD = 212 lb Answer: Option A Explanation: No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss. Workspace Report errors ... Name : Email:

65474. The space truss is supported by a ball-and-socket joint at A and short links, two at C and one at D. Determine the x, y, z components of reaction at A and the force in each link.

65475. The flying boom B is used with a crane to position construction materials in coves and underhangs. The horizontal "balance" of the boom is controlled by a 250-kg block D, which has a center of gravity at G and moves by internal sensing devices along the bottom flange F of the beam. Determine the position x of the block when the boom is used to lift the stone S, which has a mass of 60 kg. The boom is uniform and has a mass of 80 kg.

65476. The bricks on top of the beam and the supports at the bottom create the distributed loading shown in the second figure. Determine the required intensity w and dimension d of the right support so that the resultant force and couple moment about point A of the system are both zero.

65477. Determine the magnitude and direction of the moment of the force of the movement if the force at A about point P.

65478. The boys A, B and C stand near the edges of a raft as shown. Determine the location (x, y) of boy D so that all four boys create a single resultant force acting through the raft's center O. Provided the raft itself is symmetric, this would keep the raft afloat in a horizontal plane. the mass of each boy is indicated in the diagram.

65479. Replace the loading by an equivalent force and couple moment acting at point O.

65480. Replace the force and couple system by an equivalent single force and couple acting at point P.

65481. Determine the moment of force F3 about point A on the beam.

65482. Replace the force at A by an equivalent force and couple moment at P. Express the results on Cartesian vector form.

65483. When a pressure switch cut-out,it will make the drive to:

65484. A force and couple act on the pipe assembly. Replace this system by an equivalent single resultant force. Specify the location of the resultant force along the y axis, measured from A. The pipe lies in the x-y plane.

65485. Determine the couple moment. Use a vector analysis and express the result as a Cartesian vector.

65486. Replace the loading system acting on the post by an equivalent force and couple system at point O.

65487. When wet bulb and dry bulb temperature are equal the humidity is:

65488. Determine the moment of the force at A about point P. Use a vector analysis and express the result in Cartesian vector form.

65489. Determine the magnitude and direction of the couple shown.

65490. Determine the magnitude and direction of the moment of the force at A about point P.

65491. One tone of refrigeration is equal to:

65492. Three parallel forces act on the rim of the tube. If it is required that the resultant force FR of the system have a line of action that coincides with the central z axis, determine the magnitude of FC and its location on the rim. What is the magnitude of the resultant force FR?

65493. A force of 50 N is applied to the handle of the door as shown. Determine the projection of the moment of this force about the hinged axis z. Neglect the size of the doorknob. Suggestion: Use a scaler analysis.

65494. The wind has blown sand over a platform such that the intensity of load can be approximated by the function . Simplify this distributed loading to a single concentrated force and specify the magnitude and location of the force measured from A.

65495. The pole supports a 22-lb traffic light. Using Cartesian vectors, determine the moment of the weight of the traffic light about the base of the pole at A.

65496. Determine the magnitude and direction of the couple moment.

65497. A twist of 4 N-m is applied to the handle of the screwdriver. Resolve this couple moment into a pair of couple forces F exerted on the handle.

65498. Replace the force F, having a magnitude of F = 40 lb and acting at B, by an equivalent force and couple moment at A.

65499. The resultant force of a wind loading acts perpendicular to the face of the sign as shown. Replace this force by an equivalent force and couple moment acting at point O.