A mechanic jacks up a car to an angle of 10.0° to change the front tires. The car is 2.95 m long and has a mass of 1150 kg. Its center of mass is located 1.12 m from the front end. The rear wheels are 0.40 m from the back end. Calculate the torque exerted by the car around the back wheels.
T = F x r x sintheta
sum of the torques = 0
F = ma
The Attempt at a Solution
Clueless when I have to figure out where the gravity is acting, and so forth. Basically, I don't know where to start.