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# Solved: Determine the reversed horizontal force P needed

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Problem 8-66

Determine the reversed horizontal force P needed to pull out wedge A. The coefficient of static friction between A and C and between B and D is ms = 0.2, and between A and B m s = 0.1. Neglect the weight of each wedge. 3000 lb 15 P A B D C Probs. 865/66

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 The Persian Wars o 492 BC - Persians tried to storm Greece, they didn’t make it o The invasion of Greece  Persia sent messengers to see if Greece would submit or fight  2 signs of submission  Earth and water  Athens and Sparta refused to submit o The invasion  The Persians were headed to Athens, they planned to wipe out everyone in their way  Battle of marathon  Athens v Persia  10 years before the next invasion after marathon  Himera  Hamilcar of Carthage  Syracuse was becoming very powerful

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