In the figure (i) half of the meter scale is made of wood while the other half, the wooden part is pivoted at O. A force F is applied at the end of steel part. In figure (ii) the steel part is pivoted at O and the same force is applied at the wooden end

Q: In the figure (i) half of the meter scale is made of wood while the other half, the wooden part is pivoted at O. A force F is applied at the end of steel part. In figure (ii) the steel part is pivoted at O and the same force is applied at the wooden end

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(a) More acceleration will be produced in (i)

(b) More acceleration will be produced in (ii)

(c) Same acceleration will be produced in both conditions

(d) Information is incomplete

Ans: (b)