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A uniform steel beam has a mass of 940 kg. On it is resting half of an identical beam, as shown in Fig. 9–60. What is the vertical support force at each end?

Problem 20.

Problem 9-60.

Source: Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition, 2014.

Quick Answer: 

$F_B = 5800\textrm{ N, } F_A = 8100 \textrm{ N}$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 9, Problem 20


Chapter 9, Problem 20 is solved.

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