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Q: *14-8. A force of F = 250 N is applied to the end at B. Determine the speed of the 10-kg block when ...

A: Free Body Diagram

Q: *10-56. The shaft of radius c is subjected to a distributed torque t, measured as torquellength of s...

A: Given data: The length of the shaft is The radius of the shaft is The torque per unit length is The...

Q: The ventilating fan of the bathroom of a building has a volume flow rate of 30 L/s and runs continuo...

A: On using the air properties table A-2 at 300 K for gas constant and specific heat constant pressure,...

Q: Determine the second moment of area for the shaded region shown in Fig. with respect to The x-axis. ...

A: Take a strip of thickness dy at y distance from x axis as shown given below .

Q: 1. What are the technical features you should look at when choosing a car from engine point of view?...

A: The engine is considered the heart of a car. The function of a car engine is to convert the power in...

Q: Composite beams are made of different materials in order to efficiently carry load. What are they?

A: The beams which are fabricated from more than one type of materials are called Composite beams. Thes...

Q: 17-77. Disk D turns with a constant clockwise angular velocity of 30 rad/s. Disk E has a weight of 6...

A: Draw the FBD for a better understanding of the problem. Write the equilibrium condition,

Q: Why is work done a scalar quantity?

A: Physical work is obtained as dot product of force and displacement. Since force and displacement are...

Q: A fan is to accelerate quiescent air to a velocity of 8 m/s at a rate of 9 m3 /s. Determine the mini...

A: Given: The velocity of the quiescent air is v=8 m/s The volume rate of the quiescent air is V=9 m3/s...

Q: A water pipe is connected to a double-U manometer as shown in Fig. P1–109E at a location where the l...

A: Solution: Given data: The specific gravity of oil is SGoil =0.8. Specific gravity of mercury is SGH...

Q: Investigate the complex potential function f(z) = U∞ z +m ln [(z + a)/(z-a)] and interpret the fl ow...

A: The complex potential function is, Here, the above expression is very similar to the velocity poten...

Q: *14-76. The spring has a stiffness k = 50 N/m and an unstretched length of 0.3 m. If it is attached ...

A: Given Data: The stiffness of the spring is k = 50 N/m. The unstretched length of the spring is t = ...

Q: 1 m3 of saturated liquid water at 200°C is expanded isothermally in a closed system until its qualit...

A: Given, V1= 1 m3 T1=T2=200°C=200+273=473°K x2=80%=0.8 From Steam Tables, At 200°C, The properties of ...

Q: In a hydroelectric power plant, 100 m3/s of water flows from an elevation of 120 m to a turbine, whe...

A: Given data: *The volume flow rate of the water is V=100 m3/s. *The elevation of the flow of water to...

Q: A semicircular rod is loaded as shown. Determine the internal forces at point J.

A: The free-body diagram of the section will be given as follows,

Q: The weight of a spacecraft, including fuel, is 11,600 lb when the rocket engines are fired to increa...

A: Given Weight of the space craft = 11600 lb Velocity increase = 360 ft/s Consumed fuel = 1000 lb To f...

Q: Oil [μ = 0.1 kg/(m . s), SG = 0.9] fl ows through a 50-mlongsmooth 8-cm-diameter pipe. The maximum p...

A: Given: The specific gravity of the oil is S =0.9 The dynamic viscosity of the oil is µ=0.1 kg/m.s Th...

Q: 4-19. The rigid metal strip of negligible weight is used as part of an electromagnetic switch. Deter...

A: Given Data: The vertical force acting at point C is FC = 0.5 N The stiffness of the spring A and B ...

Q: An air cannon uses compressed air to propel aprojectile from rest to a final velocity. Consider an a...

A: Given data as per question Mass =10-gram velocity of compressed air = 300 m/s Volume of storage tan...

Q: Figure Q5 shows a steel bar of cross sectional area of 6.5 cm2 and which is acted by forces of Q = 5...

A: Consider the axial load diagram of the member as shown below.

Q: Determine the mean effective pressure of an ideal Otto cycle that uses air as the working fluid; its...

A: Given Data: The pressure at the inlet is: P1=14 psia The temperature at the inlet is: T1=60 0F The ...

Q: The partition is now removed and the gas expands to fill the entire tank. Heat is now transferred to...

A: In this problem, there is a tank that has a partition. The initial temperature and pressure of the g...

Q: Nitrogen in a rigid vessel is cooled by rejecting 100 kJ/kg of heat. Determine the internal energy c...

A: Given: The heat rejected by the nitrogen from the rigid vessel is ∆Q=-100 kJ/kg As the vessel is rig...

Q: 16-67. Determine the reactions at the supports A and B. El is constant L.

A: The free body diagram of the beam is represented below: The sum of horizontal forces of the beam is...

Q: pump is placed at height of 4.5 m above the sump level find the acceleration head H if a the separat...

A: The acceleration head in the fluid flow problems is defined as the amount of energy required to acce...

Q: The position of boom ABC is controlled by the hydraulic cylinder BD . For the loading shown, determi...

A: Free-body diagram of the boom ABC is given as, On using Sine Rule in triangle BCD,

Q: The cloth shroud from around a mummy is found to have a 14C activity of 9.7 disintegrations per minu...

A: Given: The half time for decay, t1/2 = 5715 yr The disintegration per minute per gram of carbon, N =...

Q: Packages are thrown down an incline at A with a velocity of 1 m/s. The packages slide along the surf...

A: Given data: *The velocity of the package incline at A is VA=1 m/s. *The velocity of the package on t...

Q: What is the main difference between the HEAC model and the IHAC model?

A: Hydrogen environment assisted cracking model (HEAC model) and Internal hydrogen assisted cracking mo...

Q: 17-17. Determine the location y of the center of mass G of the assembly and then calculate the momen...

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Q: Four tugboats are bringing an ocean liner to its pier. Each tugboat exertsa 5000-lb force in the dir...

A: Given: The force exerts by tugboats, F = 5000 lb (a) The free body diagram for the tug boats is give...

Q: I1-50. Determine the maximum tensile and compressive bending stress in the beam if it is subjected t...

A: Given data: Moment , M = 6 kNm Considering cross sectional view of the given figure.

Q: Determine the force in each member of the Howe roof truss shown. State whether each member is in ten...

A: Given data To determine the forces in members

Q: Q 1 Define the following terms: Sagging, Hogging, Point of Contraflexure

A: Sagging: During the application of the moment, the beam moves in an upward direction. This called Sa...

Q: A gas initially at a subsonic velocity enters an adiabatic diverging duct. Discuss how this affects ...

A: (a) When a gas is flowing at the subsonic velocity and passed through a diverging duct, its velocity...

Q: Consider a TV set that consumes 120 W of electric power when it is on and is kept on for an average ...

A: Given: The average time per day TV is kept on is t=6 h The power consumes by the TV is P=120 W The u...

Q: A stadium roof truss is loaded as shown. Determine the force in members AB, AG, and FG.

A: Given data To determine the forces in AB, AG and FG

Q: Steam at 40°C condenses on the outside of a 5-m-long, 3-cm-diameter thin horizontal copper tube by c...

A: Given: The length of the copper tube is L=5 m The diameter of the copper tube is d=3 cm The velocity...

Q: The aluminum rod BC (G= 26 GPa) is bonded to the brass rod AB(G= 39 GPa). Knowing that each rod is s...

A: Given data: *The torque on the rod is T=100 Nm. *The diameter of the aluminium and brass rod is d=12...

Q: A water-to-water double pipe heat exchanger is required to cool down 4200 kg/h hot process water fro...

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Q: Water enters a pump at 100 kPa and 30°C at a rate of 1.35 kg/s and leaves at 4 MPa. If the pump has ...

A: The pressure at the entry of the pump P1 = 100 kPa The temperature at the entry of the pump T1 = 30°...

Q: A 1.62-oz golf ball is hit with a golf club and leaves it with a velocity of 100 mi/h. We assume tha...

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Q: A 3/4-in.-diameter rod made of the same material as rods AC and AD inthe truss shown was tested to f...

A: Given data: The diameter of the rod is d=3/4 in. The factor of safety of the rod is S=3.0 The free...

Q: P7-5. The lever is held to the fixed shaft using the pin AB. If the couple is applied to the lever, ...

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Q: A 100-kg uniform rectangular plate is supported in the position shown by hinges A and B and by cable...

A: Draw the F.B.D for the rigid plate. Write the position vectors of the points with respects to point...

Q: Water flows at 15 f/s through a 6 ft wide rectangular channel as shown in the figure. The upstream d...

A: Given: Width of the channel B = 6 ft Discharge in the channel Q = 15 ft3/s The value of discharge ...