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# Problem: a) Calculate the angular velocity of the second hand of a clock. State in rad/s.b) Calculate the angular velocity of the minute hand of a clock. State in rad/s.c) Calculate the angular velocity of the hour hand of a clock. State in rad/s.d) What is the angular acceleration in each case?

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a) Calculate the angular velocity of the second hand of a clock. State in rad/s.
b) Calculate the angular velocity of the minute hand of a clock. State in rad/s.
c) Calculate the angular velocity of the hour hand of a clock. State in rad/s.
d) What is the angular acceleration in each case?

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