In a Hartnell governor, the lift of the sleeve is given by (where r₁ and r₂ = Max. and min. radii of rotation, x = Length of ball arm of the lever, and y = Length of sleeve arm of the lever)

A. (r₁ + r₂) (y/x)

B. (r₁ + r₂) (x/y)

C. (r₁ - r₂) (y/x)

D. (r₁ - r₂) (x/y)

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