Consider 3 masses, 3 kg, 3 kg, and 4 kg are in the space as in the figure. Their coordinates are (0.5 m, 2.5m), (3.5 m, 2.5 m), and (2 m, 0.5 m) respectively.
(a) What is the x coordinate of the center of mass?
(b) What is the x coordinate of the center of mass?
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For a 2-D mass arrangement to calculate the center of mass (X,Y) = (m 1 X 1 +m 2 X 2 +m 3 X 3 /m 1 +m 2 +m 3 , m 1 Y 1 +m 2 Y... View the full answer