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Torque-ing About Rotation
Apprentice 3 Questions Hanging 3 Identical Masses at Different Distances
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Which way will the meter stick rotate around the fulcrum if the objects are hung on the stick as shown? Each object is labeled with its mass in kilograms.EndFragment
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