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# Problem: On which of the following does the moment of inertia of an object depend?a) linear speedb) linear accelerationc) angular speedd) angular acceleratione) total massf) shape and density of the objectg) location of the axis of rotation

###### FREE Expert Solution

Moment of inertia:

$\overline{){\mathbf{I}}{\mathbf{=}}\mathbf{\sum }_{\mathbf{i}}{{\mathbf{m}}}_{{\mathbf{i}}}{{{\mathbf{r}}}_{{\mathbf{i}}}}^{{\mathbf{2}}}}$

ri is the perpendicular distance of the objects from the axis of rotation.

mi is the masses of the object.

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###### Problem Details

On which of the following does the moment of inertia of an object depend?

a) linear speed

b) linear acceleration

c) angular speed

d) angular acceleration

e) total mass

f) shape and density of the object

g) location of the axis of rotation