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Homework Help: Statics problem

  1. Mar 28, 2009 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    2. Relevant equations

    [tex]\sum[/tex]Fy = 0

    3. The attempt at a solution
    I stuck dont kno what to do
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  3. Mar 29, 2009 #2


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    Welcome to PF!

    Hi RunRabbitRun7! Welcome to PF! :smile:

    Hint: take moments :wink:
  4. Mar 29, 2009 #3
    Before you try to take moments, draw a FBD.
  5. Mar 29, 2009 #4
    Be careful of that triangle beam when taking the moment. I mean the one with 200N/m remember that the force is acting at L/3 measured from one end of the beam
  6. Apr 1, 2009 #5
    i found out how to do prob can be deleted
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