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Using method of joints, determine the force in each member of the truss. State whether each member is in compression or tension.

2. Relevant equations

joint method, I'm not sure how to describe it.

3. The attempt at a solution

The answer is of course

Fab = 261.8 lb T

Fbc = 78.9 lb C

Fac = 39.4 lb T

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