Answer to Question #58996 in Mechanics | Relativity for ???????
Water is retained in a 1 m wide rectangular section channel by a sluice gate that can pivot about its base, as shown to the right.
Determine the tension in the horizontal retaining cable attached to the top of the gate when the depth of water in the channel is 1.5 m. The density of water is 1000 kgm−3.