Can somebody give me some details about the cantilever bridge please

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i need help about the cantilever bridge
asked Mar 6 in Science by upchurch


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No people will not tell you man!
answered Mar 7 by Lil'Chewbacca
you don't have to be rude
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Here is some info on it and this one too

A cantilever bridge just means a bridge that is only supported by one end. They can string them together to make very long bridges. They can be strong enough to carry a train and some are as long as mile in length.

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If you hold a ruler in your end, you just made a section of a cantilever bridge. The top section of the ruler is in tension (wants to separate) while the bottom is compressed. These forces make the bridge possible and balance everything.

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Cantilever bridge human model.jpg

An important part is that the center of the bridge is where things meet. There is a lot more to it, but  you can read the article to get more info.

 

answered Mar 7 by anonymous

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