A balanced lever has two weights on it, the first with mass #6 kg # and the second with mass #7 kg#. If the first weight is # 5 m# from the fulcrum, how far is the second weight from the fulcrum?
Feb 25, 2017
The distance is
The distance of the load from the fulcrum is
The effort is
The distance of the effort to the fulcrum is
In a situation of equilibrium, the moments are equal