# Question 10.20: For the beam shown in Figure 10.37, a 2 kg block is dropped ...

For the beam shown in Figure 10.37, a 2 kg block is dropped from the position shown onto a 16-mmdiameter rod. Calculate (a) the maximum deflection of end A, (b) the maximum bending moment in the rod and (c) the maximum normal stress developed in the rod. Assume E = 200 GPa.

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