BuyFind*arrow_forward*

4th Edition

Andrew Pytel And Jaan Kiusalaas

Publisher: CENGAGE L

ISBN: 9781305501607

Chapter 4, Problem 4.181RP

Textbook Problem

70 views

Determine the ratio *P*/*Q* for which the parallel linkage will be in equilibrium in the position shown. Neglect the weights of the members.

To determine

The ratio

**Given information:**

Steps to follow in the equilibrium analysis of a body are:

1. Draw the free body diagram.

2. Write the equilibrium equations.

3. Solve the equations for the unknowns.

**Calculation:**

FBD of entire body

Assume

For the equilibrium of entire section, the bending moment about point A is equal to zero.

International Edition---engineering Mechanics: Statics, 4th Edition

Show all chapter solutions

Ch. 4 - Each of the bodies shown is homogeneous and has a...Ch. 4 - Each of the bodies shown is homogeneous and has a...Ch. 4 - Each of the bodies shown is homogeneous and has a...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous bar weighs 12 lb. It is resting on...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous beam AB weighs 400 lb. For each...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous triangular plate has a mass of 12...Ch. 4 - The bracket of negligible weight is supported by a...Ch. 4 - The figure models the handle of the water cock...Ch. 4 - The high-pressure water cock is rigidly attached...Ch. 4 - Draw the FBD of the entire frame, assuming that...

Ch. 4 - The figure is a model for member CDE of the frame...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous cylinder of weight Wrests in a...Ch. 4 - Calculate the force P that is required to hold the...Ch. 4 - The 60-lb homogeneous disk is suspended from a...Ch. 4 - The 180-kg uniform boom ABC, supported by a...Ch. 4 - The table lamp consists of two uniform arms, each...Ch. 4 - At what angle will the lamp in Prob. 4.16 be in...Ch. 4 - The bent beam ABC is supported by a pin at B and a...Ch. 4 - Compute all reactions at the base A of the traffic...Ch. 4 - The man is holding up the 35-kg ladder ABC by...Ch. 4 - The 1200-lb homogeneous block is placed on rollers...Ch. 4 - The uniform plank ABC weighs 400 N. It is...Ch. 4 - The center of gravity of the 850-N man is at G. If...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous 340-lb sign is suspended from...Ch. 4 - When the truck is empty, it weighs 6000 lb and its...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous bar AB weighs 25 lb. Determine the...Ch. 4 - Determine the smallest horizontal force P that...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous beam AB weighing 800 lb carries...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous 40-kg bar ABC is held in position...Ch. 4 - The horizontal force P is applied to the handle of...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous plate of weight W is suspended...Ch. 4 - Neglecting the mass of the beam, compute the...Ch. 4 - The 1200-kg car is being lowered slowly onto the...Ch. 4 - The crate weighing 400 lb is supported by three...Ch. 4 - Find the smallest value of P for which the crate...Ch. 4 - Determine the rope tension T for which the pulley...Ch. 4 - The 40-kg homogeneous disk is resting on an...Ch. 4 - The 40-kghomogeneous disk is placed on a...Ch. 4 - The mass of the uniform bar AB is 80 kg. Calculate...Ch. 4 - The mechanism shown is a modified Geneva drive-a...Ch. 4 - The center of gravity of the 3000-lb car is at G....Ch. 4 - The 30-lb block is held in place on the smooth...Ch. 4 - The vertical post is supported by two cables (the...Ch. 4 - The uniform ladder of weight W is raised slowly by...Ch. 4 - The uniform, 30-lb ladder is raised slowly by...Ch. 4 - The 90-kg man, whose center of gravity is at G, is...Ch. 4 - The bar ABC is constrained by the pin support A...Ch. 4 - The tensioning mechanism of a magnetic tape drive...Ch. 4 - The homogeneous 300-kg cylinder is pulled over the...Ch. 4 - Compute the magnitudes of the reactions at pin A...Ch. 4 - Each of the sandbags piled on the 380-lb uniform...Ch. 4 - The 18-ft pole is supported by a pin at A and a...Ch. 4 - The supporting structure of the billboard is...Ch. 4 - The self-regulating floodgate ABC, pinned at B, is...Ch. 4 - The cantilever beam is built into a wall at O....Ch. 4 - Determine the force F required to keep the 200-kg...Ch. 4 - The uniform rod AB of weight W is supported by the...Ch. 4 - A machine operator produces the tension Tin the...Ch. 4 - The dump truck consists of a chassis and a tray,...Ch. 4 - The centers of gravity of the 50-kg lift truck and...Ch. 4 - (a) draw the free-body diagrams for the entire...Ch. 4 - (a) draw the free-body diagrams for the entire...Ch. 4 - For Probs. 4.61â€“4.68, (a) draw the free-body...Ch. 4 - (a) draw the free-body diagrams for the entire...Ch. 4 - (a) draw the free-body diagrams for the entire...Ch. 4 - (a) draw the free-body diagrams for the entire...Ch. 4 - (a) draw the free-body diagrams for the entire...Ch. 4 - (a) draw the free-body diagrams for the entire...Ch. 4 - The two uniform cylinders, each of weight W, are...Ch. 4 - Draw the FBDs for the following: (a) bar ABC with...Ch. 4 - Draw the FBDs for the beam ABC and the segments AB...Ch. 4 - Draw the FBDs for the entire structure and the...Ch. 4 - The beam consists of the bars AB and BC connected...Ch. 4 - For the frame shown, determine the magnitude of...Ch. 4 - Determine the magnitudes of the pin reactions at A...Ch. 4 - The bars AB and AC are joined by a pin at A and a...Ch. 4 - Neglecting the weights of the members, determine...Ch. 4 - Calculate the magnitudes of the pin reactions at A...Ch. 4 - Determine the magnitude of the pin reaction at A...Ch. 4 - Neglecting friction and the weights of the...Ch. 4 - When activated by the force P, the gripper on a...Ch. 4 - Determine the axle loads (normal forces at A, B,...Ch. 4 - Determine the force P that would produce a tensile...Ch. 4 - The pulley-cable system supports the 150-lb...Ch. 4 - Determine the contact force between the smooth...Ch. 4 - Compute the tension in the cable and the contact...Ch. 4 - Determine the magnitude of the pin reaction at B....Ch. 4 - Determine the tension in the cable at B, given...Ch. 4 - Compute the magnitude of the pin reaction at B....Ch. 4 - Neglecting the weight of the frame, find the...Ch. 4 - Determine the clamping force at A due to the 15-lb...Ch. 4 - Compute the tension in the cable BD when the...Ch. 4 - Calculate the reactions at the built-in support at...Ch. 4 - Determine the magnitudes of the roller reactions...Ch. 4 - The linkage of the braking system consists of the...Ch. 4 - The window washers A and B support themselves and...Ch. 4 - The figure shows a wire cutter. Determine the...Ch. 4 - Find the tension T in the cable when the 180-N...Ch. 4 - The 400-kg drum is held by tongs of negligible...Ch. 4 - Compute the magnitudes of all forces acting on...Ch. 4 - Calculate all forces acting on member CDB.Ch. 4 - The automatic drilling robot must sustain a thrust...Ch. 4 - Determine the clamping (vertical) force applied by...Ch. 4 - Determine the axial force in member BC of the...Ch. 4 - Neglecting friction, determine the relationship...Ch. 4 - Find the magnitudes of the pin reactions at A and...Ch. 4 - The load in the bucket of a skid steer loader is...Ch. 4 - Determine the magnitude of the roller reaction at...Ch. 4 - The tool shown is used to crimp terminals onto...Ch. 4 - The 12-lb force is applied to the handle of the...Ch. 4 - The blade of the bulldozer is rigidly attached to...Ch. 4 - Find the magnitudes of the pin reactions at A, C,...Ch. 4 - The pins at the end of the retaining-ring spreader...Ch. 4 - Determine the magnitudes of the support reactions...Ch. 4 - Find the magnitude of the pin reaction at C....Ch. 4 - For the pliers shown, determine the relationship...Ch. 4 - The device shown is an overload prevention...Ch. 4 - The figure is a schematic of a wire cutter....Ch. 4 - The hinge shown is the type used on the doors of...Ch. 4 - Determine the force in the hydraulic cylinder EF...Ch. 4 - Determine the horizontal force P that would keep...Ch. 4 - Determine the magnitudes of the forces acting on...Ch. 4 - Determine the angle at which the bar AB is in...Ch. 4 - The automobile, with center of gravity at G, is...Ch. 4 - The figure shows a three-pin arch. Determine the...Ch. 4 - The center of gravity of the nonhomogeneous bar AB...Ch. 4 - When suspended from two cables, the rocket assumes...Ch. 4 - The pump oiler is operated by pressing on the...Ch. 4 - The uniform 240-lb bar AB is held in the position...Ch. 4 - Find the force P required to (a) push; and (b)...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Using the method of joints, calculate the force in...Ch. 4 - Identify all the zero-force members in the four...Ch. 4 - The walkway ABC of the footbridge is stiffened by...Ch. 4 - Find the force in member EF.Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members AE, BE, and ED.Ch. 4 - Determine the reaction at E and the force in each...Ch. 4 - Determine the force in member AD of the truss.Ch. 4 - Determine the force in member BE of the truss.Ch. 4 - Show that all diagonal members of the truss carry...Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members FG and AB in terms...Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members BC, BG, and FG.Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members EF, BF, and BC.Ch. 4 - Compute the forces in members EF, NE and NO.Ch. 4 - Repeat Prob. 4.152 assuming that the 400-kN force...Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members BG, CI, and CD.Ch. 4 - Assuming that P=48000lb and that it may be applied...Ch. 4 - Calculate the forces in members BC, CF, and FG.Ch. 4 - Find the forces in members CD, DH, and HI.Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members CD and DF.Ch. 4 - Compute the forces in members CD and JK, given...Ch. 4 - If PCD=6000lb and PGD=1000lb (both compression),...Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members EF, BF, and BC.Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members AC, AD, and DE.Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members GI, PH, and GH....Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members CD, IJ, and NJ of...Ch. 4 - Calculate the forces in members AB and DE.Ch. 4 - (a) Find the forces in members CE, CF, and DF. (b)...Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members BC and BE and the...Ch. 4 - A couple acting on the winch at G slowly raises...Ch. 4 - The uniform, 20-kg bar is placed between two...Ch. 4 - The 320-lb homogeneous spool is placed on the...Ch. 4 - Determine the magnitude of the pin reaction at A,...Ch. 4 - Determine the couple C that will hold the bar AB...Ch. 4 - The 800-lb force is applied to the pin at E....Ch. 4 - The weight W=6kN hangs from the cable which passes...Ch. 4 - The 2000-lb and 6000-lb forces are applied to the...Ch. 4 - The two couples act at the midpoints of bars AB...Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members AC and AD of the...Ch. 4 - Determine the angle for which the uniform bar of...Ch. 4 - Determine the magnitude of the force exerted by...Ch. 4 - Calculate the forces in members (a) DE; (b) BE;...Ch. 4 - Determine the ratio P/Q for which the parallel...Ch. 4 - The 30-lb block C rests on the uniform 14-lb bar...Ch. 4 - The 30-lb homogeneous bar AB supports the 60-lb...Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members (a) EF; and (b)...Ch. 4 - Find the magnitude of the pin reaction at B caused...Ch. 4 - The breaking strength of the cable FG that...Ch. 4 - Determine the forces in members GH, BH, and BC of...Ch. 4 - The 80-N force is applied to the handle of the...Ch. 4 - The tongs shown are designed for lifting blocks of...

Find more solutions based on key concepts

Show solutions A semicircular bar AB lying in a horizontal plane is supported at B (sec figure part a). The bar has a centerli...

Mechanics of Materials (MindTap Course List)

Technician A says that portable floor jacks may be operated by hydraulics. Technician B says that portable floo...

Automotive Technology: A Systems Approach (MindTap Course List)

What is a rotary axis?

Precision Machining Technology (MindTap Course List)

What is the difference between a view and a materialized view?

Database Systems: Design, Implementation, & Management

Draw the top, the front and the right side orthogonal views of the given object and indicate when an object nee...

Engineering Fundamentals: An Introduction to Engineering (MindTap Course List)

Identify and briefly describe the differences between the two types of innovation discussed in the chapter.

Fundamentals of Information Systems

Describe the CNSS security model. What are its three dimensions?

Management Of Information Security

Distribution to Stockholders Owners invest in corporations through the purchase of stock. Required: CONCEPTUAL ...

Cornerstones of Financial Accounting

For a soil, given: D10 = 0.08 mm D30 = 0.22 mm D60 = 0.41 mm Calculate the uniformity coefficient and the coeff...

Fundamentals of Geotechnical Engineering (MindTap Course List)

Describe client/server architecture, including fat and thin clients, client/server biers, and middleware.

Systems Analysis and Design (Shelly Cashman Series) (MindTap Course List)

An industry operates a landfill into which an organic waste having the formula C4H8O4 decays anaerobically. a. ...

Solid Waste Engineering

Of the primary components of an ERP system that were identified in this chapter, which modules are likely to be...

Principles of Information Systems (MindTap Course List)

Repeat Problem 2.4 with the following data. 2.4 The following are the results of a sieve analysis. a. Determine...

Principles of Geotechnical Engineering (MindTap Course List)

How do you specify a foreign key in Oracle?

A Guide to SQL

Write the business rules that are reflected in the ERD shown in Figure P2.17. FIGURE P2.17 THE CROWS FOOT ERD F...

Database Systems: Design, Implementation, & Management

Identify and briefly discuss three reasons for the steady growth in B2C e-commerce.

Fundamentals of Information Systems

The furlong is a unit of length, equal to one-eighth of a mile, which today is most commonly associated with ho...

Fundamentals of Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics (MindTap Course List)

What is a policy? How is it different from a law?

Principles of Information Security (MindTap Course List)

Approximately how much trade size EMT is used for connecting Circuit A13, Circuit A17, Circuit A18, and Circui...

EBK ELECTRICAL WIRING RESIDENTIAL

Select the best answer for each of the following. A fractional horsepower manual motor starter a. starts and st...

Electric Motor Control

A bracket cut from a W12120 is connected to a W12120 column flange with 12 Group A bearing-type bolts as shown ...

Steel Design (Activate Learning with these NEW titles from Engineering!)

Define lateral and radial runout.

Automotive Technology

List steps to connect a laptop to an external display.

Enhanced Discovering Computers 2017 (Shelly Cashman Series) (MindTap Course List)

8.1 through 8.3 Draw the influence lines for vertical reactions at supports A and C and the shear and bending m...

Structural Analysis

You work for a small ISP. Several of your customers have called to complain about slow responses from a popular...

Network+ Guide to Networks (MindTap Course List)

What can a welder do to control overheating of the metal pieces being welded?

Welding: Principles and Applications (MindTap Course List)

If your motherboard supports ECC DDR3 memory, can you substitute non-ECC DDR3 memory?

A+ Guide to Hardware (Standalone Book) (MindTap Course List)