# Method of Joints to Solve a Truss Problem

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This Demonstration solves a truss using the method of joints, which involves doing force balances around one joint at a time.

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Contributed by: Rachael L. Baumann (September 2017)

Additional contributions by: John L. Falconer

(University of Colorado Boulder, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering)

Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA

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"Method of Joints to Solve a Truss Problem"

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Published: September 8 2017