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Problem: A thin uniform rod 50.0 cm long and with mass 0.320 kg is bent at its center into a V shape, with a 70.0 degree angle at its vertex. Find the moment of inertia of this V-shaped object about an axis perpendicular to the plane of the V at its vertex.

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A thin uniform rod 50.0 cm long and with mass 0.320 kg is bent at its center into a V shape, with a 70.0 degree angle at its vertex. Find the moment of inertia of this V-shaped object about an axis perpendicular to the plane of the V at its vertex.

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