- Homework Statement:
i am new to the forum and this is my first message, please go easy on me if i break any rules/make mistakes
i recently started reading Strength of Material by Timoshenko and in the first chapter encountered a problem in one of the solved examples (attached screenshot)
The problem is of a truss with point load,
i dont understand the second figure(b) particularly how it was calculated, i tried using method of joints, but i am getting different results.
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