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Converting Between Linear & Rotational

Q. What is the maximum speed of a point on the outside of the wheel 15 cm from the axle? Express your answer with the appropriate units. 

Solved • Mar 18, 2020

Converting Between Linear & Rotational

Q. When leaving the starting line in a race, a cars wheels (45 cm in diameter) spin at an angular acceleration of 60 rad/s2, while the car accelerates...

Solved • Mar 6, 2017

Converting Between Linear & Rotational

Q. An inelastic string is wrapped tightly around a cylindrical drum of 10 cm radius. If enough string is pulled out to cause the drum to rotate comple...

Solved • Mar 6, 2017

Converting Between Linear & Rotational

Q. A car moves forward at a speed of 15 m/s. In order for the car to maintain traction, the wheels have to rotate without slipping. What, then, is the...

Solved • Mar 1, 2017

Converting Between Linear & Rotational

Q. An ant is walking on a disk of radius 15 cm rotating at an angular speed of 150 rad/s. At the center of the disk, what is the ant’s linear speed? W...

Solved • Mar 1, 2017

Converting Between Linear & Rotational

Q. A car’s wheel rotates along the floor without slipping. If the car is moving at 30 m/s, and the wheels are 45 cm in diameter, what is the rotationa...

Solved • Mar 1, 2017

Converting Between Linear & Rotational

Q. A wheel of radius 0.300 m is mounted with frictionless bearings about an axle through its center. A light rope is wrapped around the wheel around t...

Solved • Feb 7, 2017