Throwing a Ball in a Boat - Demonstrating Center of Mass (8:45)
When I throw a massive ball to the left such that it lands in the other end of the canoe, what will happen to the positions of the objects? What if the ball does not land in the canoe? This video provides answers and solutions to those questions. This is an AP Physics 1 topic.
0:01 Ball lands in canoe center of mass question
0:52 Demonstrating the answer
1:16 Explaining the answer
3:31 What is the ball lands outside the canoe?
4:28 Demonstrating the answer
5:08 The math solution
8:03 The physics works!