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I am trying to find the current across Rg. I do not understand the answer provided
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Am I supposed to add the two voltage sources and then continue?
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I found the values ##F_{3\rightarrow(1+2)}=0.32## and ##F_{1\rightarrow3}=0.25##
I now want to find ##F_{2\rightarrow3}##
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Reciprocity relation
##A_iF_{i\rightarrow j}=A_jF_{j\rightarrow i}##
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Using the reciprocity relation to find...
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I am trying to find the peak time and %OS from the diagram
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I know how to get the %OS but for the peak time, isn't it just the time of the first peak, so around 1.1s? But the answer I am supposed to be getting is 0.0922s
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I do not understand what the vectors W and V represent
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I know U is the tip speed velocity but I don't know about the other two
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I am trying to understand the simplification between these two block diagrams
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I understand the 2s+1/s has been moved past the summing junction, resulting in the 2s.
But I dont understand where the s/2s+1 block comes from
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For (b), how many points of linearly independent motion are present in this system?
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The solution says there is rotation of J1, between K1 and D1, to the right of K2 and finally J3
But isn't...
Topics covered include links, mechanisms, Kinematics of rigid bodies : Relative Velocity and Acceleration method, Instantaneous Centre Method, Dynamics of Rigid Links, Gears, Cams etc
I cuurently have this book ...
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The book says that the force P causes a torque about the x axis. Why is it not a moment about x?
Why is it specifically a torque in this case?
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The question is to find the shear stress at the points A, B and C. The solution uses the sectioning planes aa, bb and cc to do so.
For example, at C, how should I know whether to use a horizontal or vertical sectioning plane. Also, how...
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This is a diagram T-v diagram for a closed system consisting of a sample of moist air that is cooled at constant pressure
can someone explain what happens for the state of the water vapor to move from d to 2? if its cooling at constant pressure, why does it not stay on the...
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How do I set up a matrix to find the combination of ( M(L^2)/T ) and I ( L^4)
that results in units of M/ ( L^2 T^2 ) ?
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I think it looks something like
[ 1 0
2 4
-2 0 ]
*
[ a1, a2, a3]
=
[1 -2 -2]
but the dimensions of...
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Why do the pressure forces due to p1 and p2 act in the same direction?
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I thought that, given the direction of the flow, the pressure force on the bottom and top would act in opposite directions
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Resultant force on the control volume = Mass flow rate (Velocity outlets -Velocity inlets)
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I am just wondering if the 4cm is called depth, then what is the term for the "into the paper"...
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I'm trying to find some information on "How does the dew point control the exhaust temperature of a thermodynamic cycle?"
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"The dew point is the temperature at which the water vapor in a sample of air at constant barometric pressure condenses into liquid...
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can someone explain why we are interested in forming dimensionless products
and why only n-j of them should be formed from the problem's variables?
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Step 1: List the variables in the problem
Step 2: Express each of the variables in terms of basic...
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I'm given a system of equations and I'm told to:
Solve this system by hand in 4-decimal digit arithmetic with rounding, using Gaussian elimination without
pivoting and backward substitution
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When they say 'without backward...
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Can someone explain what is meant by 'missing water' in this solution diagram
The original question diagram had no such water above the gate AB
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could someone explain why the terms in red represent the red distributed load in the attached diagram?
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the only term I think I understand is the -3<x-0>^0 but I'm not sure of the rest
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Can someone explain how the expression for V(x) is plotted?
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I understand the plots for the dotted lines but not how they got the actual plot for V(x)
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can someone explain where that transpose came from in (3.3)?
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can someone explain the last line of the solution; where did 1 - 6.25/10^2 come from?
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"An insulated box is initially divided by a frictionless, thermally conducting piston. One side of the piston is 1.5(m^3) of air at 400k, 4bar. The other side is 1.5(m^3) of air at 400K,2 bar
The piston is released and equilibrium is attained, with the piston experiencing...
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Is it possible to simplify the first circuit?
And for the second circuit, does every other component in the circuit have 6A?
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v(t)=v(infinity)+ [v(0) - v(infinity)]^e(-t/RC)
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I found Vo(0) to be 8V, but I'm not sure about about v(infinity) and R
If the switch is at B and the capacitor is an open circuit at steady...
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''A rigid insulated container fitted with a paddle wheel contains 5lb of water, initially at 260F and a quality of 60%. The water is stirred until the temperature is 350F. For the water, determine the work.''
How do we know whether the state of the water at 350F is...
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can someone explain why angular momentum is conserved about O?
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M(P) = d/dt (h(P)) + v(P) x mv(G)
h(P) = I(G)w + r(G/P) x mv(G)
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edit: nvm, I got it
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"Is there sufficient evidence to support the claim that the mean content of all such containers is at least 3 litres?
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I'm not sure what H0 and H1 will be
H0: The mean content is not at least 3L
H1: The...