Center of Gravity of a Rolling Ball

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“When a ball is rolling on a horizontal plane, the centre of gravity is not raised, but moves in a straight line, parallel to the surface of the plane on which it rolls, and is consequently always directly over its centre of gravity.” -Comstock 1850


J. L. Comstock A System of Natural Philosophy: Principles of Mechanics (: Pratt, Woodford, and Company, 1850) 49


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