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11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305952300

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11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305952300
Textbook Problem

(a) Give an example in which the net force acting on an object is zero, yet the net torque is nonzero, (b) Give an example in which the net torque acting on an object is zero, yet the net force is nonzero.

(a)

To determine
An example where the net torque is non-zero when the net force is zero.

Explanation

The torque is given by,

τ=r×F

  • F is the force

(b)

To determine
An example where the net torque is zero when the net force is non-zero.

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