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Center of Mass of Non-rigid Object
# 1D40.141


Description: This object is a collection of random items, such as a tennis ball, stick, spring, mass and string, connect together. Throw the object through the air to demonstrate that the center of mass of the entire object follows a parabolic trajectory even though individual items in the object may not.

Parts: Object of random items connected together

Purchased/Built: built

Setup Time: None

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