Using the right-hand rule to determine the direction of the torque, fingers will curl in the direction of forces and the thumb will point to the direction of the torque.
According to the lab manual, clockwise torques are taken as ________ (positive or negative) and counterclockwise torques are taken as _________ (positive or negative).
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