Mechanics Homework 14-4 1012 - Trailer on slope Name_______________
Mr. HaynesDate_______________

Problem 14-4 The boat trailer is parked on a 15° slope. The two wheels at A are free to turn, and the hitch H behaves like a pinned connection. Determine the reaction at each wheel and at the hitch.


A = 363.5 lb

H = 252 lb at 41.7° up and to the right from the horizontal.