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Question: 

A 2500-kg trailer is attached to a stationary truck at point B, Fig. 9–61. Determine the normal force exerted by the road on the rear tires at A, and the vertical force exerted on the trailer by the support B.

Problem 21.

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

Quick Answer: 

$F_B = 7.7 \times 10^3 \textrm{ N, } F_A = 1.7 \times 10^4 \textrm{ N}$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 9, Problem 21

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Chapter 9, Problem 21 is solved.

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