How do you calculate Center of mass

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You just pick a point, for example if you pick your reference as the 2kg mass, then your COM will be measured from there.
 
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MX=m1x1+m2x2+m3x3+...

the 'x's are measured relative to wherever you take your reference point as.
 

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