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# Solved: The 200-lb uniform container is suspended by means

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Problem 3-40

The 200-lb uniform container is suspended by means of a 6-ft-long cable, which is attached to the sides of the tank and passes over the small pulley located at O. If the cable can be attached at either points A and B, or C and D, determine which attachment produces the least amount of tension in the cable. What is this tension? A O C 1 ft B 2 ft F D 2 ft 2 ft Prob. 340

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 The early republic: the Celtic Invasion to the Punic Wars o Celtic invasion  378 BC  Brennus - leader of the Senones  Defeated a roman force  Asked the romans back and besieged Rome for 7 months  Eventually, Rome surrendered and gave him 1000 pounds of gold  Brennus left after getting his gold  Romans were from then on very mad at the Celts/galls o The Samnite wars  Samnite's were expanding too  Contact with Rome led to conflict  2nd Samnite war  Rome over ext

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