Posted by **applebottom** on Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 6:10pm.

A turntable with a moment of inertia of 0.014 kg*m2 rotates feely at 2.7 rad/s. A circular disk of mass 500 g and diameter 22 cm, and initially not rotating, slips down a spindle and lands on the turntable.

a) Find the new angular speed.

rad/s

b) what is the change in kinetic energy?

J