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# Statics Lecture 03

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Notes based on Engineering Mechanics: Statics‎
by R. C. Hibbeler by Dr. Meftah Hrairi.
Notes based on Engineering Mechanics: Statics‎
by R. C. Hibbeler by Dr. Meftah Hrairi.

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MEC1193 -Statics
Dr. Meftah Hrairi
E0-3-10
meftah@iiu.edu.my
http://staff.iiu.edu.my/meftah/
6196-4581Lecture
Sections 11,12: M-W 5:00-6:00 pmE0-1-15
Sections 7,8: T-TH 2:00-3:00 pmE0-1-10Office Hours
T-TH 11:30-12:50

Force Vectors(2.5 -2.8)
Lecture #3
MEC1193 -Statics

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Objectives
Today’s Objective:
Students will be able to :a) Represent a 3-D vector in a Cartesian coordinate system.b) Find the magnitude and coordinate angles of a 3-D vectorc) Add vectors (forces) in 3-D spaced) Represent a position vector in Cartesian coordinate form,from given geometry.e) Represent a force vector directed along a line.

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In Class Activities
In-Class activities:
A unit vector3-D vector termsAdding vectors
Write position vectorsWrite a force vector

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Application of 3D Vector
Many problems in real-lifeinvolve 3-Dimensional Space.How will you representeach of the cable forces inCartesian vector form?
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Applications
Given the forces in the cables, how will you determinethe resultant force acting at D, the top of the tower?