Angular Momentum of Objects in Linear Motion Video Lessons

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# Problem: A particle of mass m moves with a constant speed v along the dashed line y = a. When the x-coordinate of the particle is x0, the magnitude of the angular momentum of the particle with respect to the origin of the system is

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For the particle, the perpendicular distance between the velocity vector and the origin is a.

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A particle of mass m moves with a constant speed v along the dashed line y = a. When the x-coordinate of the particle is x0, the magnitude of the angular momentum of the particle with respect to the origin of the system is