Law of Moments for Lever with Two Weights

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A lever has boxes fixed on either side of the fulcrum. You can vary the masses and distances of the boxes from the fulcrum. This Demonstration shows how the lever rotates according to the law of moments.

Contributed by: Mariam Martirosyan (July 2014)
(Mathematica Summer Camp 2014)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA




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