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how can you determine if there is a moment and how does it works?

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how can you determine if there is a moment and how does it works?

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tiny-tim

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Hi bogoa! Welcome to PF!

how can you determine if there is a moment and how does it works?

Do you mean the

Any force has a moment about any point that does not lie on the line of application of the force.

The moment has magnitude Fd, where F is the force and d is the distance from the point to the line.

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ahh..but how can you determine the counter clockwise and clockwise method in moment of couples??

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ahh..but how can you determine the counter clockwise and clockwise method in moment of couples??

Of

If by couple you mean a pair of equal and opposite forces, then usually you'll be

Or if you mean the moment of a

If that's not clear, give an example where you're not sure how to determine whether it's clockwise or counter clockwise.

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ah..thanks by the way..i've just got the answer my friend!!now i can determine how to use counter and clockwise method by determining how the two force will react. and it will depend on the value of forces...

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