sara asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 1 month ago

State whether the moment of force is a) increased or b)decreased when exerting the force nearer the nut.?

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  • NCS
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Decreased.

    moment = F * d * cosΘ

    when Θ is measured from parallel to the wrench.

    Decrease "d" and you decrease the moment, ceteris parabus.

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