(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Center of mass --chair and cylinders!

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Jane is sitting on a chair with her lower left at a 30° angle with respect to the vertical. you need to develop a computer model of her leg to assist in some medical research. if you assume that her leg can be modeled by 2 uniform cylinders, one with mass m1=24kg and length L1=35cm and one with mass m2=10kg and length L2=46cm, where is the center of mass of her leg?

(______ cm, _________ cm)

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I haven't learned this as yet and have no idea how to start the problem or how to get the final answer. Any help is appreciated. Thanks!

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**

Dismiss Notice

Join Physics Forums Today!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

# Center of mass -chair and cylinders!

Can you offer guidance or do you also need help?

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**