Representation of vector addition, scalar multiplication, and dot and cross products

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Cable Tension Needed to Support Platform

A moment balance determines the tension force in a cable that keeps a platform from rotating.

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Determine if a Truss can be Solved

This simulation determines whether a truss can be solved or if it is statically indeterminate by calculating the number of equations and the number of unknowns

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Determine Type of Stress in Each Member of Truss

Guess whether a selected member of the truss is under compression, under tension, or is a zero member.

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Force Balance on a Moving Cart

Tension required to pull a cart with a set acceleration

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Force Balances on a Truss

Forces on the members of a planar truss

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Forces in a Power Tower Truss

Solve for the member forces and reaction forces on a power tower truss.

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Method of Joints to Solve a Truss

Solve a truss using the method of joints

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Method of Sections to Solve a Truss

Ssolve a truss using the method of sections

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Solving a Double Scissor Truss

Use the method of joints to solve the member forces in a double scissor truss.

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Weight Suspended by Two Cables

The tension forces in two cables that support a weight.

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