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At 15 minutes past the hour, a 50 g mouse runs up a grandfather clock and sits himself down at the end of the minute-hand. If the minute-hand for the clock is 16 cm long, what is the magnitude of the torque exerted by the mouse on the minute-hand? Give your answer in the standard units of N m

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    torque=forceatend*.16
    = .050*9.8*.16

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