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Stress and Rotation Angle of Two Steel Shafts

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Two solid steel shafts (G = 11.2 x 106 psi) are connected by the gears shown. Ends B and D are fixed. Assume points A and C are where the gears meets the shafts.

What is the maximum shear stress in shaft CD under the loading shown?
Choose One: 7.832ksi 6.987ksi 6.443ksi 5.844ksi

What is the angle through which end C rotates?
Choose One: .0167rad .0302rad .0459rad .0573rad

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Steps and calculations to work out the maximum stress and angle of rotation of two steel rods under a given load is attached as a Word document.