If the torques on an object add up to zero,
A) the object is at rest.
B) the object cannot be rotating, but might have a translational motion.
C) the object could have a translational acceleration but it could not be rotating.
D) the forces on the object also add up to zero.
E) the object could be rotating and have a translational acceleration.
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