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anonymous
 4 years ago
When tightening cylinderhead bolts in a car, the crucial quantity is the torque applied to the bolts. why is this more important than the actual force applied to the wrench handle?
pls help. tnx
anonymous
 4 years ago
When tightening cylinderhead bolts in a car, the crucial quantity is the torque applied to the bolts. why is this more important than the actual force applied to the wrench handle? pls help. tnx

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The motion of bodies which rotate around an axis is governed by torque versus mass. The long handle of the wrench INCREASES the force appled at the end by the leverage principle

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Torque ON the bolt is\[\it F_{onbolt}\times Radius_{bolt} = Torque\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So the actual FORCEONBOLT is crucial

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks for the med. PLease close the question.
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