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    Hi,

    Please may I have some help with this Mechanics question, question number 7 in the picture. Thanks

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    Which part are you having trouble with?
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    Well I've tried taking moments and splitting the rods up individually but it's proving difficult due to the masses of each separate rod, the mass of the whole rod and the mass of the particle.
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    (Original post by albyedw)
    Hi,

    Please may I have some help with this Mechanics question, question number 7 in the picture. Thanks

    https://goo.gl/photos/XNqQKeWdzTCHU4mk9
    Just imagine BC does not exist and its a straight rod. Then take moments around B or C.
 
 
 
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