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Center of Mass & Simple Balance

Q. Four masses are connected by massless rigid rods (see figure).a. Find the coordinate of the center of mass.b. Find the moment of inertia about a di...

Solved • Apr 21, 2020

Center of Mass & Simple Balance

Q. In the figure: the mass m1 is 0.70 kg and it is located at x1 = 25 cm.The pivot point is represented by the solid triangle located at x = 60 cm. Th...

Solved • Mar 31, 2020

Center of Mass & Simple Balance

Q. The two objects in the figure below are balanced on the pivot, with m = 1.7 kg. What is distance d?

Solved • Mar 24, 2020

Center of Mass & Simple Balance

Q. A non-uniform beam with a mass 3 M and length L is in stable equilibrium when placed at the edge of a table with half its length sticking off the t...

Solved • Oct 6, 2017

Center of Mass & Simple Balance

Q. A student of mass 62 kg wants to walk beyond the edge of a cliff on a heavy beam of mass 340 kg and length 11 m. The beam is not attached to the cl...

Solved • May 19, 2017