Center of Gravity

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An automobile has 58% of its weight on the front wheels. The front and back wheels are separated by 2 m. Where is the center of gravity located with respect to the front wheels?

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Doc Al
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Ask yourself: What are all the forces acting on the car? And where do they act?
 
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arcnets
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Or: Think of it as a balanced lever, and find the pivot.
 

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