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# A 6-m telephone pole weighing 1600 N is used to support the ends of two wires. The wires

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Problem 4.50

A 6-m telephone pole weighing 1600 N is used to support the ends of two wires. The wires form the angles shown with the horizontal axis and the tensions in the wires are, respectively, 1 600 N T = and 2 375 T = N. Determine the reaction at the fixed end A.

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LECTURE – 1 MECHANICS­ Study of what happens to a body when forces are applied to it. Mechanics Rigid bodies Deformable bodies Fluids (Don’t change shape) (Do change shape) Compressible Incompressible Statics Dynamics Fundamental physical Quantities  Length  Mass  Time  Force Newton’s second Law relates these quantities through the formula F = ma F = Force applied to object m = mass of object a = acceleration of object 2 different unit systems Standard English

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