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Why must you balance the meter stick first before adding any masses to it?


 

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In any particular set of circumstances?
 

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In any particular set of circumstances?
No particular circumstances.
 

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Well then, you don't need to. Just let the stick fall over.
Which particular stick did you have in mind. Which masses. Which experiment.
Give it a moments' thought.
 

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