# Y-Intercept

## 229 Y-coordinate of the point of application of the force

**Problem 229**

In Fig. P-229, find the y-coordinate of point A so that the 361-lb force will have a clockwise moment of 400 ft-lb about O. Also determine the X and Y intercepts of the line of action of the force.

## 228 Intercepts of the resultant force

**Problem 228**

Without computing the magnitude of the resultant, compute where the resultant of the forces shown in Fig. P-228 intersects the x and y axes.