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Truss Analysis Problem! Please help!

  1. Sep 6, 2012 #1
    Please answer the following problem. You can post the answers here, I just want to confirm if my answers are correct. This is a truss analysis problem.


    Problem:

    Determine the forces in members AC, BC, BD, CD and GF for the truss shown in the figure. Indicate if the member is tension or compression. (F and E are pins)

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  3. Sep 6, 2012 #2

    PhanthomJay

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    It is best for you to show your answers and how you arrived at those answers, so we can better assist if indeed assistance is necessary. As a general rule, we don't give out answers.
     
  4. Sep 7, 2012 #3
    This is a statically determinate problem. If you solve it, joint by joint, then the last joint will be a check. You don't then need us to check it. Start by getting the reaction components.
     
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