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1. im getting confused on how to resolve the 2N (the one at the top of course)..I cant find the angle. id appreciate soooo much if I could be helped . the question is find the sum of moments about P.
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2. (Original post by sarah99630)
im getting confused on how to resolve the 2N (the one at the top of course)..I cant find the angle. id appreciate soooo much if I could be helped . the question is find the sum of moments about P.
If you just want the angle between the 2N force and the line from P to the 2N force, then, refering to attached:

You want angle SOP, which equals 40 + angle SOR.

And angle SOR + 90 + 58 = 180

From which you can work out the desired angle.

3. (Original post by ghostwalker)
If you just want the angle between the 2N force and the line from P to the 2N force, then, refering to attached:

You want angle SOP, which equals 40 + angle SOR.

And angle SOR + 90 + 58 = 180

From which you can work out the desired angle.

OMG THANK YOU SOO MUCH, I was honestly so stuck at that question!!!
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