The blades of a fan turn at 1250rpm at low speed. When the fan is switched to high speed, the rotation rate increases uniformly to 1750rpm in a period of 3.0sec. What is the average angular acceleration of the blades, in rad/sec^2? How do I convert rpm to rad/sec?
January 3, 2011
This is my homework problem: "The pilot of a plane is flying at 450 mi/hr W 20.0 degrees S relative to the earth. She sees another plane flying at 350 mi/hr N 40.0 degrees W relative to her plane. What was the magnitude and direction of the plane she saw relative to the ...
October 7, 2010
I'm asked to find the volume of the solid bounded by the curves x=1+y^2 and y=x-3, rotated about the y-axis. I have a general idea of how to start the problem off, but I'm not sure how to find the interval that I need to work with...
January 10, 2010