Engineering Mechanics - Center of Gravity and Centroid - Discussion

Discussion :: Center of Gravity and Centroid - General Questions (Q.No.3)

3. 

Locate the centroid of the shaded area.

[A]. = 0.667 m, = 2.40 m
[B]. = 0.500 m, = 2.80 m
[C]. = 0.800 m, = 2.00 m
[D]. = 0.600 m, = 2.60 m

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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Parvathi said: (Oct 24, 2014)  
Please give me solution for above problem.

Emeka said: (Mar 25, 2015)  
It's quite easy. If you still need it, inform me.

Chinni said: (Sep 20, 2016)  
Some of know all answers some body don't know so please give answers.

Rakesh said: (Nov 11, 2016)  
Please give me the explanation of the solution.

Abhishek Anand said: (Nov 19, 2016)  
y = (8x)^.5 - 2x .

Now apply X(centroid) = integration of y.xdx from 0 to 2/integration of y dx from 0 to 2(Area).

You will get X =.8 m, similarly for Y.

Bindumadhavi said: (Dec 6, 2016)  
Please give me the explanation of the solution.

Sravani said: (Sep 7, 2017)  
Can anyone explain the solution?

Shashi said: (Nov 13, 2018)  
@Anand.

Didn't understand, please explain clearly.

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