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Mastering Mechanics 1: Using MATLAB 5

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Mastering Mechanics 1: Using MATLAB 5

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20 Aug 2002 (Updated )

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CH2904.m
Angle=DR(0.2);
Slack=[0.001 0.0015 0]; %meters
PicturedLength=[0.5 0.45 0.7]; %meters
Length=PicturedLength+Slack;%meters %NEEDED
WirePlacement=[0.2 0.5 0.8]; %meters
Horizontal=WirePlacement-cos(Angle)*WirePlacement;
Vertical=PicturedLength+sin(Angle)*PicturedLength;
NewLength=hyp(Horizontal,Vertical);
DeltaL=NewLength-Length; %meters %NEEDED
Radii=[0.01 0.01 0.009]/2;
Area=circle(Radii,'area');%meters^2 %NEEDED
E=[210 200 205]*1e9;%Pascals %NEEDED
Forces=DeltaL.*E.*Area./Length

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