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Tuesday, 06 May 2014 12:26

B1-12: CENTER OF MASS - HINGED STICK PARADOX

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  • ID Code: B1-12
  • Purpose: Illustrate the center of mass in a surprising way
  • Description:

    Q: How can you hang the hammer from the loop on the bottom of the hinged board so that the board will stick straight out horizontally?

    A: Insert the handle into the loop so that the head of the hammer is pointing back toward the hinge.

    The answer can be seen below

  • Availability: Available
  • Loc codes: B1, tools
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