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Condition of equillibrium

  1. Mar 1, 2010 #1
    State whether there is any difference between the general conditions of equilibrium of a system of coplanar forces acting at a point and acting on a rigid body .If so,where is the difference?

    Please provide me the answer of the above question.
     
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  3. Mar 1, 2010 #2

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    Hint: a rigid body can rotate.
     
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