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Question: 

An iron bolt is used to connect two iron plates together. The bolt must withstand shear forces up to about 3300 N. Calculate the minimum diameter for the bolt, based on a safety factor of 7.0.

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

Quick Answer: 

$1.3 \textrm{ cm}$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 9, Problem 55

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Chapter 9, Problem 55 is solved.

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