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  1. motion
  2. tension
  3. opposite
  4. concurrent vectors
  5. normal force
  6. equilibrant
  7. resultant
  8. downward
  9. magnitudes, directions
  10. free-body diagram
  11. translational equilibrium
  12. principle of transmissibility
  13. center of gravity
  14. load-bearing structures
  1. a term for a drawing of a body in isolation from all other bodies to show all the forces acting on that body
  2. b A vector's direction is always opposite to _____.
  3. c principle that says that a force may be applied anywhere along its line of action without changing its effect
  4. d term for structures that use tension to keep a load from moving away from a desired position
  5. e term for a single vector representing the same effect as concurrent vectors acting separately
  6. f The relationship between friction force and the normal force is a relationship between their ______, not their ______.
  7. g A body that is not accelerating is in _____ ______.
  8. h The equilibrant is directly ______ of the resultant.
  9. i term for an object's point of balance
  10. j term for the force that achieves equilibrium
  11. k The direction of any vector representing weight is _____.
  12. l term for the force transmitted by a string or other connector
  13. m term for the force a surface exerts perpendicularly against an object's weight
  14. n term for two or more vectors acting simultaneously upon the same point