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Intro to Torque

Q. Six forces, each of magnitude either F or 2F, are applied to a door as seen from above in Figure 6. Rank in order, from smallest to largest, the si...

Solved • Jul 15, 2020

Intro to Torque

Q. Find the torque about p due to F. Your answer should correctly express both the magnitude and sign of torque. Express your answer in terms of rm an...

Solved • May 25, 2020

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Q. Learning Goal: To understand the two most common procedures for finding torques when the forces and displacements are all in one plane: the moment ...

Solved • May 21, 2020

Intro to Torque

Q. A uniform thin rod of mass m = 2.6 kg and length L = 1.2 m can rotate about an axle through its center. Four forces are acting on it as shown in th...

Solved • May 19, 2020

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Q. What is the length, rm, of the moment arm of the force F about point p in terms of r and θ?

Solved • May 19, 2020

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Q. Six forces are applied to the door in (Figure 1).Rank in order, from largest to smallest, the six torques τa to τf about the hinge on the left.

Solved • May 18, 2020

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Q. Consider the nail puller shown in the figure.(a) What is the mechanical advantage of a nail puller where you exert a force 46.5 cm from the pivot a...

Solved • Apr 27, 2020

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Q. According to the lab manual, clockwise torques are taken as ________ (positive or negative) and counterclockwise torques are taken as _________ (po...

Solved • Apr 27, 2020

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Q. A sign is to be hung from the end of a thin pole of length L, and the pole supported by a single cable. Your design firm brainstorms the six scenar...

Solved • Apr 23, 2020

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Q. The wrench in the figure has six forces of equal magnitude acting on it.Rank these forces (A through F) on the basis of the magnitude of the torque...

Solved • Apr 7, 2020

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Q. A wheel is rotating clockwise on a fixed axis perpendicular to the page (x). A torque that causes the wheel to slow down is best represented by the...

Solved • May 2, 2017

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Q. In cars, a gear train (shown in the figure) is used in the transmission to allow the wheels of the car to rotate at high angular speeds while at lo...

Solved • Mar 20, 2017

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Q. In the figure, a uniform rectangular crate 0.40 m wide and 1.0 m tall rests on a horizontal surface. The crate weighs 930 N, and its center of grav...

Solved • Mar 6, 2017

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Q. A wrench is acting on a nut. The nut is at the origin and the wrench extends from the nut along the +x-axis. A force of 150 N acts on the wrench at...

Solved • Mar 6, 2017

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Q. Two equal forces are applied to a door. The first force is applied at the midpoint of the door, the second force is applied at the doorknob. Both f...

Solved • Mar 6, 2017

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Q. A uniform bar (I = 1/3 ML2 for an axis at one end) has mass M = 5.00 kg and length L = 6.00 m. The lower end of the bar is attached to the wall by ...

Solved • Feb 7, 2017