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Determine the component of force:

The force of 500N is acting at a point subtends an angle of 60° with the horizontal. Determine the component of force along X and Y direction.


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Sol.: The component of 500N force in X and Y direction can be given as

H = Horizontal Component = 500cos60°

V = Vertical Component    = 500sin60°

H = 500cos60°,   V = 500sin60°     

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