Mechanics Homework 5-4 233 - A force creating counterclockwise and clockwise moments Name_______________
Mr. HaynesDate_______________

Problem 5-4 In Fig. P-231, a force P intersects the X axis at 4 ft to the right of O. If its moment about A is 170 ft·lb counterclockwise and its moment about B is 40 ft·lb clockwise, determine its y intercept.

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y intercept of force P is (0, -8/3)