. The automobile has a mass of 2 Mg and center of mass at G. Determine the towing force F required to move the car if the back brakes are locked, and the front wheels are free to roll. Take ms = 0.3.

Problem 8-5

The automobile has a mass of 2 Mg and center of mass at G. Determine the towing force F required to move the car if the back brakes are locked, and the front wheels are free to roll. Take ms = 0.3.

Step by Step Solution

Step 1 of 4

Draw the free body diagram of the car.