Problem 54054. Determine Center of Mass for a Set of Floating Spheres
31.25% Correct | 68.75% Incorrect
Last Solution submitted on Sep 07, 2022
William on 4 Mar 2022
My calculation does not agree with test #4. Also, it is odd (but unimportant) that the values for theta go from -360 to +360 rather than -180 to +180
Michael Sisco on 7 Mar 2022
Your result for test #4 is clearly wrong. Simply add up the masses with positive elevation and the masses with negative elevation, and you'll see that the CoM must be below the xy plane.
Jakeb Chouinard on 7 Sep 2022
**Found error in solution and corrected; rescored submitted solutions. Cheers!
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