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Homework Help: Highschool Level Torque Lab: Can someone check my work?

  1. Apr 16, 2015 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data


    Known weight: 0.2 kg
    Center of gravity: 0.501 m
    Other found data is in the drawing I made below

    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at the lab

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  3. Apr 17, 2015 #2


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    Your work is fine, but I seriously doubt that your measurements are precise enough for you quote your result with four significant digits.
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