Solution: Find the location of the centroid of the composite area

(Last Updated On: December 20, 2017)

Find the location of the centroid of the composite area

Problem Statement:

Find the location of the centroid of the composite area consisting of a 10-inch square surmounted by a semi-circle. The centroid of a semicircle is located 4r/3π above the base (diameter) of the semi-circle of radius r.

  • A. 6.0 inches from the bottom
  • B. 6.2 inches from the bottom
  • C. 6.4 inches from the bottom
  • D. 7.0 inches from the bottom

Problem Answer:

The location of the centroid of the composite area is 7.0 inches from the bottom.

View Solution:

Latest Problem Solving in Statics

More Questions in: Engineering Mechanics Statics

Online Questions and Answers in Engineering Mechanics Statics

Solution: Find the location of the centroid of the composite area
Rate this:

Add Comment

© 2017 PinoyBIX Engineering. © 2017 All Rights Reserved | Donate
Basic Television - Grob TV  Chapter Exercises
Basic Television – Grob TV Chapter Exercises
Series of Multiple Choice Questions in Engineering Mathematics
Series of Multiple Choice Questions in Engineering Mathematics
Complete Practice Quiz in Electronic Devices and Circuit Theory
Complete Practice Quiz in Electronic Devices and Circuit Theory
Complete Practice Quiz in Data Communications and Networking
Complete Practice Quiz in Data Communications and Networking
Online Tool: Color Code Conversions
Online Tool: Color Code Conversions
Online Tool: Weight Measurement Conversions
Online Tool: Weight Measurement Conversions
Online Tool: Temperature Measurement Conversions
Online Tool: Temperature Measurement Conversions
Online Tool: Length Measurement Conversions
Online Tool: Length Measurement Conversions

Get FREE Review Course
in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list and get reviewers and updates to your email inbox.

Thank you for subscribing.

Something went wrong.