### Moments Calculations

We can use this idea to find an unknown force.

The load in the barrow is 500N and we can calculate the force (F) to just lift (balance) it.

Clockwise moment = F x 1

Anti-clockwise moment = 500 x 0.20

if they are balanced:

F x 1 = 500 x 0.20 so F = 100N

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Other pages on Moments are:

Moments of a Force - explaining what a "moment" is.

Practical examples of where the Law is used