Find the moment of this Force about point A.

Aug 2014
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A force of 1200N acts on a bracket as shown in the figure. Find the moment of this Force about point A. Find the moment of this Force about point A.



Solution: I successfully resolved given force like this:



I am confused at taking moments of components of 1200N force about point A. Here it looks like bracket is fixed. so I don't think any moment will produced.
 
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skipjack

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Dec 2006
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Whether the bracket is fixed is irrelevant.
 
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