Two horses on opposite banks of a canal pull a barge moving parallel to the banks by means of two horizontal ropes.

The tensions in these ropes are 200lb and 240lb while the angle betwen them is 60 degrees.

Find the resultant pull on the barge and the angle between each of the ropes and the sides of the canal.

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Answers

2014-06-14T23:04:22+08:00
R= 381.6
theta1 = 33
 theta2 = 27
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