I'm in a mechanics\statics class and have run across a couple of problems that I cannot, for the life of me, remember how to solve. The problems end up solving for two unknowns with two equations and one of the equations has(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Constant = Constant Sin(theta) + another constant Cos(theta)

and the other equation has sin(theta) and some other unknown.

My statics teacher will help me set up the engineering parts of the problem, but refuses to help me with the math. I should know how to do this, but I can't find it in any of my notes. I appreciate any help anyone can provide for this.

Thanks,

Josh

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# Two equations, two unknowns

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