# Problem: Two coins rotate on a turntable. The turntable is also speeding up. Coin B is twice as far from the axis as coin A.1. The angular velocity of coin B is ___ that of coin A.a. Four Times. b. twice c. same as d. half e. 1/42. The angular acceleration of coin B is ___ that of coin A. a. Four Times. b. twice c. same as d. half e. 1/4

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In this problem, we looking into the effect of the radius on angular velocity and angular acceleration for the same rotational speed.

Angular velocity is the angle covered in one second:

$\overline{){\mathbf{\omega }}{\mathbf{=}}\frac{\mathbf{∆}\mathbf{\theta }}{\mathbf{∆}\mathbf{r}}}$

86% (209 ratings) ###### Problem Details Two coins rotate on a turntable. The turntable is also speeding up. Coin B is twice as far from the axis as coin A.

1. The angular velocity of coin B is ___ that of coin A.a. Four Times. b. twice c. same as d. half e. 1/4

2. The angular acceleration of coin B is ___ that of coin A. a. Four Times. b. twice c. same as d. half e. 1/4