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Torques Questions

  1. Jul 22, 2012 #1
    A uniform girder weighing 700N is 3.0m long. It is placed horizontally on top of two narrow piers which is support it at points 30cm and 60cm respectively from its ends. Find the load carried by each pier.
     
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  3. Jul 22, 2012 #2

    Drakkith

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    Please post homework questions, and homework style questions in the appropriate homework subforum. Be sure to show your work and explain exactly where you are getting stuck.
     
  4. Jul 22, 2012 #3

    Simon Bridge

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    Nice description.
    So how are you attempting this problem?
     
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