A 5.0 N uniform meter stick is pivoted so that it can rotate about a horizontal axis through one end. If a 0.15 kg mass is suspended 75 cm from the pivoted end, what is the tension in the string? Please see the attached picture for the arrangement.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:17 pm ad1c9bdddf
The tension in the string, Ft, must apply an opposite torque equal to the torque from ...
Solution proceeds with trying to keep the system in equilibrium.