The question is "Two identical uniform bricks of length 18 cm are stacked over the edge of a horizontal surface with the maximum overhand possible without falling."(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

find the maximum distance x. answer in cm.Code (Text):

|<-- 18 cm -->|

+-------------+

| block 1 |

+-------------+

+-------------+

| block 2 |

+-------------+

|<-- x -->|+-----------------

|XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

|XXXXX ledge XXXXX

|XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

Is this a center of gravity question? if so, then how do i set it up? thank you.

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# Homework Help: Blocks stacked on an edge - max dist. b4 they fall?

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