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    Finding the Center of Mass of a Nonlinear Thin Rod

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    A thin non-uniform rod is 4 meters in length and has a linear density D, (mass per unit length), in kg/m, which is expressed by D= 3 + 5 x in which x is the distance in meters from the zero end of the rod.
    Find the x coordinate of the center of mass of the rod.

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    This solution helps find the center of mass of a nonlinear thing rod.