# Moment

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Classical Mechanics

Moment is the force acting on the body to produce motion around an axis.

## formula

$$M = F d$$

Where:

$$M$$ = moment

$$F$$ = force

$$d$$ = length of arm

Solve for:

$$F = \frac {M}{d}$$

$$d = \frac {M}{F}$$