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Parallel Axis Theorem

Q. A thin, rectangular sheet of metal has mass M and sides of length a and b. Use the parallel-axis theorem to calculate the moment of inertia of the ...

Solved • Mar 18, 2019

Parallel Axis Theorem

Q. Find the moment of inertia of a hoop (a thin-walled, hollow ring) with mass exttip{M}{M} and radius exttip{R}{R} about an axis perpendicular to the...

Solved • Mar 18, 2019

Parallel Axis Theorem

Q. Small blocks, each with mass  m , are clamped at the ends and at the center of a rod of length  L  and negligible mass. Compute the moment of inert...

Solved • Mar 18, 2019

Parallel Axis Theorem

Q. Find the moment of inertia of a solid sphere of mass M = 5 kg and radius R = 0.2 m about an axis that is tangent to the sphere. 1. 4.116 2. 0.28 3...

Solved • May 16, 2017

Parallel Axis Theorem

Q. A massless rod of length L has a mass m fastened at one end and a mass 2m fastened at the other end. What is the ratio of the moment of inertia abo...

Solved • May 16, 2017

Parallel Axis Theorem

Q. The moment of inertia of a 1.7 kg object about its center of mass is measured to be 150 kgm2. What would the moment of inertia be for a parallel ax...

Solved • Mar 13, 2017

Parallel Axis Theorem

Q. A smaller disk of mass 0.15 kg sits atop a larger disk of mass 0.5 kg as shown in the figure. If the system rotates about the axis shown with an an...

Solved • Mar 9, 2017