CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon
MyQuestionIcon
Question

How can you increase the turning effect of a force?


A

By increasing the perpendicular distance between force and axis.

No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
B

By lubricating the handle with oil and grease.

No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
C

By reducing the applied force.

No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
D

By decreasing the perpendicular distance between force and axis.

Right on! Give the BNAT exam to get a 100% scholarship for BYJUS courses
Open in App
Solution

The correct option is B

By decreasing the perpendicular distance between force and axis.


Turning effect of a force depends on the force and its perpendicular distance from the axis. So it can be increased by increasing the perpendicular distance from the axis.


flag
Suggest Corrections
thumbs-up
1
BNAT
mid-banner-image