NYU Physics Demos

Mass Distribution: Ruler

Topics: Mechanics - Center of mass

Equipment: Ruler, stand, and weights.

Setup: Move weights around to change their distance from the center (and the center of mass) to observe their effect on the balance.

Location: Shelf B-e4

Notes:

Keywords: Meter, Rotate, Fall, Slide, Torque


Back to General Physics I | Back to Physics I | Back to Dynamics | Back to Kinematics