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4th Edition

Andrew Pytel And Jaan Kiusalaas

Publisher: CENGAGE L

ISBN: 9781305501607

Chapter 8, Problem 8.118P

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A concrete seawater dam is shown in cross section. Is the dam safe against tipping about edge *A*? The mass densities are

To determine

Whether the dam safe against tipping about edge A

**Given information:**

Densities of concrete and sea water are

The resultant force P is defined as:

In above equation

The weight 'W' of water is defined as:

**Calculation:**

Assume

Assume

Assume

The resultant force

The distance

The weight

The distance

The weight

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

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