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nickymarden
 2 years ago
Find the x an dy coordinates of the center of mass of the plate if L=50cm
nickymarden
 2 years ago
Find the x an dy coordinates of the center of mass of the plate if L=50cm

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TuringTest
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are you using integration formulas to do this? Because that's the only way I know to do it.

nickymarden
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The problem is I only learn integration in Calculus B and I'm in Calculus A. Well, if that's the only way..thanks :))

imron07
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Actually, there's another way, without integration stuff.

TuringTest
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@imron07 I'm sure there is, but I don't remember it :(

imron07
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2First, divide the plate into three rectangles. Find the coordinates of center of mass of each. Say, you find, A, B, and C. The coordinate of total center of mass is the center of mass of this three as if it were three particles.

TuringTest
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that sure makes sense, I really should have been able to think of that.

nickymarden
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0omg yees, why didnt i do this? thank you so much @imron07
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