Centroid of Area- Exercise 1: If we cut out a small section from the upper left region of the rectangule shown, to which of the four designated points would the centroid of the area shift?

Note that in this exercise we want to know the effect of a cutout on the location of the centroid. We are not looking for the exact location of the centroid, rather we want to know the location that would be nearest to it.

Original Area and its Centroid
Modified Area With a Rectangular Cutout

Of the four candidate locations shown which one appears to be closest to the correct centroid of the area with a rectangular cutout.

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