1. Homework Statement
This isn't really a problem but an example in an online lecture. I'm trying to understand everything for when I get to harder questions but am having trouble understanding the "d/b" part of the equation.
Homework Equations
How does dividing d by b help solve for the...
I think haruspex may be correct. They are two separate FBD and the answer to the question is that neither their net force or moment are the same. I may need to over this again.
If no new comments are posted, thanks for your time!
Homework Statement
Homework Equations
I can see how the net force is not the same but I'm not getting the net moment.
The Attempt at a Solution
12mm x 10N = 120N-mm. How do these two FBDs not have the same net moments.
Thanks for any help!