## 719 Closed Straight Lines | Centroid of Composite Lines

**Problem 719**

Determine the centroid of the lines that form the boundary of the shaded area in Fig. P-718.

**Problem 719**

Determine the centroid of the lines that form the boundary of the shaded area in Fig. P-718.

**Problem 717**

Locate the centroid of the bent wire shown in Fig. P-717. The wire is homogeneous and of uniform cross-section.

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## Centroids of Composite Figures

Center of gravity of a homogeneous flat plate
Centroids of areas
Centroids of lines
## Center of Gravity of Bodies and Centroids of Volumes

Center of gravity of bodies
Centroids of volumes

Back to top$W \, \bar{x} = \Sigma wx$

$W \, \bar{y} = \Sigma wy$

$A \, \bar{x} = \Sigma ax$

$A \, \bar{y} = \Sigma ay$

$L \, \bar{x} = \Sigma lx$

$L \, \bar{y} = \Sigma ly$

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$W \, \bar{x} = \Sigma wx$

$W \, \bar{y} = \Sigma wy$

$W \, \bar{z} = \Sigma wz$

$V \, \bar{x} = \Sigma vx$

$V \, \bar{y} = \Sigma vy$

$V \, \bar{z} = \Sigma vz$

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