Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2000 10:55:34 -0500

Author: Machele Bailey

Subject: Re:

Post:

These are the ones we have...

http://www.wfu.edu/physics/demolabs/demos/1/1j/1J2035.html

http://www.wfu.edu/physics/demolabs/demos/1/1j/1J2036.html

Stephen Skinner wrote:

> To All,
>
> Does anyone have a really good center of mass toy? Something that show
> static equilibrium when the object looks like it should fall over. A
> professor was trying to describe to me one of his kid's toys; a man standing
> on a pedestal holding a curved object. The man was standing in such a way
> that it looks like he should topple over, but because of the curved object
> the man's center of mass was above the pedestal's top. Any ideas?
>
> Stephen R. Skinner
> University of Arkansas
> Instructional Laboratory Curator
> PHYS 246
> (501)575-6059

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