So, I have a question regarding the method of joints used to solve force members in a truss. I am just starting the question and I am stuck on determining the moment in the support reactions.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

So my questions are:

(1) For the moment around support reaction E do I include Force Dx in my equation?

So, [+Dx * 5]

(2) When finding the forces in the X direction is there a force in the Ex direction?

Thank you.

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# The Method of Joints (support reactions)

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