# Determining the magnitudes of forces and torque in a cylinder

Please solve the attached problem, showing your work, so that I can study the steps.

A) torque - 8000 lb-in

B) force - 133.33 lb

The above torque and force calculations are from an Online TA that solved the problem, but didn'

t show his/her work.

https://brainmass.com/physics/torques/determining-magnitudes-forces-torque-cylinder-21458

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(a) Torque of a couple of forces is given as:

tau = Force*perpendiculr distance between the lines of action of two forces.

The ...

#### Solution Summary

The magnitude of forces and torques in a cylinder are determined. The torque on the forces are determined.

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