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    Determining the magnitudes of forces and torque in a cylinder

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    A) torque - 8000 lb-in
    B) force - 133.33 lb

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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 ...

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