Three point objects are located at various locations on a Cartesian coordinate system. Mass 1, with a mass of 1.1 kg, is located at (1.0,1.5) m. Mass 2, with a mass of 3.4 kg, is located at (3.0,1.0) m. Mass 3, with a mass of 1.3 kg, is located at (1....5,2.5) m. Where is the center of mass of the three-object system? Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic.
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How to find the center of mass of an irregularly shaped, flat object. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic.
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0:57 Translating the problem
2:52 Area instead of mass
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When I throw a massive ball to the left such that it lands in the other end of the canoe, what will happen to the positions of the objects? What if the ball does not land in the canoe? This video provides answers and solutions to those questions. Wan...t Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic.
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0:01 Ball lands in canoe center of mass question
0:52 Demonstrating the answer
1:16 Explaining the answer
3:31 What is the ball lands outside the canoe?
4:28 Demonstrating the answer
5:08 The math solution
8:03 The physics works!
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How to find the center of mass of an object with a missing piece. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic.
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Center of mass is defined and demonstrated in projectile motion. We demonstrate what happens when you push at or near the center of mass. The center of mass of a Feeble is demonstrated. And the “Hang Test” is used to find the center of mass of a flat..., irregular object. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 topic.
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0:01 Defining Center of Mass
1:44 Projectile Motion of Center of Mass
4:00 Pushing on the Center of Mass
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