The system shown is at rest when a constant 150-N force is applied to collar B. (a) If the force… 1 answer below »

The system shown is at rest when a constant 150-N force is applied to collar B. (a) If the force acts through the entire motion, determine the speed of collar B as it strikes the support at C. (b) After what distance d should the 150-N force be removed if the collar is to reach support C with zero velocity?