Civil Engineering - Applied Mechanics - Discussion


The centre of gravity of a triangle is at the point where three

[A]. medians of the triangle meet
[B]. perpendicular bisectors of the sides of the triangle meet
[C]. bisectors of the angle of the triangle meet
[D]. none of these.

Answer: Option A


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Nirakh said: (May 31, 2013)  
Center of gravity is at center of triangle it is proved by method of finding center of mass.

Hema said: (Jul 21, 2013)  
Centre of gravity act at the middle point of triangle.

Md Abu Athar said: (Mar 7, 2015)  
Center of gravity is at the medians meeting point because it is equally divided and all are pointing at that.

Nikhil Chopade said: (Oct 4, 2015)  
Answer is perfect.

Shakir said: (Dec 18, 2015)  
Center of triangle is h/3 for 90° & 2h/3 from vertex.

Arthy said: (Jan 5, 2016)  
Right answer. It is also called the centroid of the triangle.

Dipak Dey said: (Apr 2, 2017)  
Very nice description. Thanks.

Sumeet said: (Feb 26, 2020)  
Medians which equally divides the triangle.

Therefore 3medians will get the Centroid of a triangle.

Which is the center of gravity of a triangle?

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