, where Στ is total torque.
Torque is given by:
, where r is radius and F is force.
What is the magnitude of F for the system to remain in equilibrium?
a. 5 kN
b. 7 kN
c. 1 kN
d. 6 kN
Frequently Asked Questions
What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?
Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Torque & Equilibrium concept. You can view video lessons to learn Torque & Equilibrium. Or if you need more Torque & Equilibrium practice, you can also practice Torque & Equilibrium practice problems.