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AravindG

  • 4 years ago

why is the centre of mass of a spring outside it??i thought centre of mass is a particle inside the body.explain

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  1. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    wat is the formula for com?

  2. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    spring is usually massless so there is not need to define its COM. but if some spring have mass then its COM will depend on its shape..

  3. AravindG
    • 4 years ago
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    srry i made a mistake ring not spring :P

  4. anonymous
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    centre of mass is just a position arvind can be inside or outside a body imagine the ring in a co-ordinate system the position of com need not be inside the body POSITION REMEMBER

  5. AravindG
    • 4 years ago
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    k tht was a major misconcept in my mind thx nxt one

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