These Physics I lecture notes cover the definition of torque, including magnitude, direction, and sign convention; moment arm of a force; torque from tangential force; static equilibrium.
Course: 8.01T Physics I, Fall 2004
Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. J. David Litster, Prof. David Pritchard, Prof. Bernd Surrow
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