Center of Gravity

  • Due Oct 13, 2016 at 8:59am
  • Points 2
  • Questions 2
  • Available until Oct 13, 2016 at 8:59am
  • Time Limit None
  • Allowed Attempts Unlimited

Instructions

Watch this video tutorial on the center of gravity for objects and characters. Then take the quiz.
http://youtu.be/5tZzarY4FfU

[PDF of Slides

Summary:

• Center of gravity (CG) is the average location of an object’s weight distribution.
• A human’s CG is located roughly near the center of the torso but it shifts depending on the character’s pose.
• The CG is located directly above or below a pivot point of balance.
• The CG is located directly below the point of suspension for a hanging object.
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Note: If you'd like to watch all the videos in this module in a single YouTube playlist, here is the link:

http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLdvNrK-c96RH2MEobcVQqhp8j26Wr1gVk

 

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