Civil Engineering - SI Units - Discussion

Discussion :: SI Units - Section 1 (Q.No.18)


In SI units, moment is expressed as

[A]. kg-m
[B]. kg-cm
[C]. kg-mm
[D]. all the above.

Answer: Option D


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Sadulla said: (Sep 25, 2013)  
How? in SI unit of moment is Nm.

Abhishek said: (Nov 14, 2014)  
Moment = Force*Perpendicular distance.

In SI Unit,

= Newton meter or.

= kg meter.

Mahesh said: (Sep 4, 2016)  
You are right @Sadulla.

Satyendra said: (Jan 3, 2017)  
How? I can't get it.

Kamlesh said: (Jul 16, 2018)  
If MKS system is SI then option A is right.

Satogun said: (Mar 11, 2019)  
When force or weight is given in kg(f)
Then moment in kg(f)M or kgcm or kgmm.

Puspanjali Bista said: (Jan 6, 2021)  
Moment = force * perpendicular distance (Nm).

Shambhu Kumar Yadav said: (Oct 1, 2021)  
Moment is equal to force multiplying lateral distance i.e m = f*d.

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