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Mechanics of Materials and Reaction Force

For the beam and loading shown, determine the reaction force at end A
Choose One: 12kN 40kN 36kN 8kN

For the beam and loading shown, determine the reaction force at end B
Choose One: 12kN 40kN 36kN 8kN

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To get the reaction force at end A, from the moment balance to point B, ...

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This solution contains stepwise calculations to determine the reaction force at point A and B. Guided explanations are also included.

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