What is ‘MOMENT’?

In physics, if the quantity is multiplied by the distance (radial distance) then the quantity will be termed as moment.

We generally know only about moment of inertia, but torque is also a moment which represents moment of force, and angular momentum is the moment of momentum.

Since, the general meaning of moment is ‘at that particular time‘. Similarly in physics the moment provides position depending on the several distance (at that peculiar time).

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  1. eunice says:

    Thanks. Posts like this makes me think harder.

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    1. Thank you ๐Ÿ˜„

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      1. eunice says:

        You are welcome.

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  2. PRAPTI GUPTA says:

    Yeah studies this in 11th๐Ÿ˜…

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    1. Yes, this never leave you even in masters ๐Ÿ˜‚

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      1. PRAPTI GUPTA says:

        Ohh God I found it to be the 2nd toughest after electrostatics๐Ÿ˜ฃ

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      2. Oh that’s the reason, but there is nothing tough and only depends on our perspective.

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  3. SamSahana says:

    Great post! Physics made brief and interesting! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

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    1. Thank you ๐Ÿ˜Š

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  4. Priti says:

    Yes absolutely in general meaning moment means particular time but in physics moment ( M= Fร—D). Sir again revision done. Thank you โฃ๏ธ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š๐ŸŒน

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    1. Thank you ๐Ÿ˜Œ

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      1. Priti says:

        My pleasure sir. Stay happy always โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’–๐ŸŒนโฃ๏ธ

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