Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (4th Edition) Clone

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Chapter 9 - Section 9.1 - Center of Mass - Example - Page 152: 9.1

Answer

.92 meters

Work Step by Step

We find: $x_{cm} = \frac{x_2m_2}{m_1+m_2} = \frac{80 \times 1.5}{80+50}= .92 \ m$
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