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Homework Help: Find the torque on the door

  1. Aug 28, 2005 #1
    a force of 30 n is applied perpeddicularly to the face of a hinge door at a distance of 1.5 m from the hinge of the door. find the torque on the door about it's hinge
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Aug 28, 2005 #2
    The torque created about an axle or a ploint is the force times the perpendicular distance from the axle to the point of force.

    Regards,

    Nenad
     
  4. Aug 28, 2005 #3
    thank you!!
     
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