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January 27, 2015

January 27, 2015

Number of results: 60,077

**physics**

A weather vane initially at rest has a moment of inertia of 0.119 kg · m2 about its axis of rotation. A 48.0 g piece of clay is thrown at the vane and sticks to it at a point 21.0 cm from the axis. The initial velocity of the clay is 23.0 m/s, directed perpendicular to the ...
*December 6, 2012 by anthony*

**physics**

a turntable rotates about a fixed axis, making one revolution in 10s . the moment of inertia of the turntable about it's axis is 1200kg/m^2 . a man of mass 80kg , initially standing at the center of the turntable, runs out along a radius. what is the angular velocity of the ...
*October 17, 2014 by albert*

**physics**

A student sits at rest on a piano stool that can rotate without friction. The moment of inertia of the student-stool system is 4.2 . A second student tosses a 1.1 mass with a speed of 3.0 to the student on the stool, who catches it at a distance of 0.45 from the axis of ...
*March 18, 2011 by nikki*

**Physics**

A car with a total mass of 1.48 103 kg has wheels of radius 33.5 cm and moment of inertia 0.810 kg · m2. (a) Find the car's translational kinetic energy when the car is moving at a speed of 30.0 m/s. (b) Find the car's rotational energy when the car is moving at a speed of 30....
*December 10, 2013 by BrandiB123456789*

**physics**

A horizontal disc rotating freely about a vertical axis makes 90 revolutions per minute. A small piece of wax of mass “m” falls vertically on the disk & sticks to it at a distance “r” from the axis. If the number of revolutions reduces to 60, then find the moment of inertia of...
*December 30, 2008 by hriday*

**Physics HELP!!**

Four masses are connected by 27.1cm long, massless, rigid rods. If massA=237.0g, massB=511.0g, massC=257.0g, and massD=517.0g, what are the coordinates of the center of mass if the origin is located at mass A? ^ I already got this part: x coordinate- 13.78 cm y coordinate- 13....
*November 13, 2012 by sarah*

**Physics**

A roller in a sheet-metal processing plant has a diameter of 1.77 m and a mass of 5871 kg. Assume the roller is a solid cylinder. a) What is the moment of inertia of the roller? b) What is the kinetic energy of the roller when it spins at 4.28 rad/s? Please provide all work ...
*July 7, 2013 by Tina*

**physics**

A 15.5-m length of hose is wound around a reel, which is initially at rest. The moment of inertia of the reel is 0.42 kg · m2, and its radius is 0.170 m. When the reel is turning, friction at the axle exerts a torque of magnitude 3.63 N · m on the reel. If the hose is pulled ...
*April 7, 2011 by valem*

**physics**

A triangular plate with a non-uniform areal density has a mass M=0.700 kg. It is suspended by a pivot at P and can oscillate as indicated below. Its center of mass is a distance d=0.200 m from the pivot axis and its moment of inertia about an axis through the CM and parallel ...
*December 4, 2011 by liv*

**Physics Urgent please help**

A figure skater stands on one spot on the ice(assumed frictionless) and spins around with her arms extended. When she pulls in her arms, her moment of inertia decreases to 3/4 of the initial value. Assume that her spin angular momentum is conserved. What is the ratio of her ...
*November 11, 2013 by rosa*

**calculus**

The moment of inertia about the pole(origin) of the plane region which is inside the cardiod: r = 1 + cosO and outside the circle r =1. It's mass density is equal to it's distance from the pole..... I need someone who is way smarter than me to help with this one... please and ...
*December 8, 2010 by Justin*

**Physics - KE/inertia**

The rigid body shown in Figure 10-66 (it is a triangle with the upper mass = to M and the bottom two corners/masses equal to 2M. The bottom side length equals .70 cm with point P in the middle of the side and the other two sides equal .55 cm)consists of three particles ...
*March 27, 2007 by COFFEE*

**physics**

A trapeze artist sailing through the air rotates with a rotational speed of 0.9·rev/s. If she contracts to reduce her rotational inertia to one sixth of what it was, what will her new rotational speed be? _____ rev/s? Can she completely stop her rotation while still airborne? ...
*February 6, 2013 by wally*

**Physics**

A 13.6-m length of hose is wound around a reel, which is initially at rest. The moment of inertia of the reel is 0.40 kg · m2, and its radius is 0.151 m. When the reel is turning, friction at the axle exerts a torque of magnitude 3.42 N · m on the reel. If the hose is pulled ...
*November 15, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**Physics**

A 13.6-m length of hose is wound around a reel, which is initially at rest. The moment of inertia of the reel is 0.40 kg · m2, and its radius is 0.151 m. When the reel is turning, friction at the axle exerts a torque of magnitude 3.42 N · m on the reel. If the hose is pulled ...
*November 16, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**Physics**

A round body of mass M, radius R, and moment of inertia I= BMR^2 is rolling without slipping. Its kinetic energy can be decomposed into the energy of its center of mass motion (translation) and the enrgy of rotation about its center of mass. The fractions of the body's kinetc ...
*May 10, 2011 by Jason*

**Physics**

A round body of mass M, radius R, and moment of inertia I= BMR^2 is rolling without slipping. Its kinetic energy can be decomposed into the energy of its center of mass motion (translation) and the enrgy of rotation about its center of mass. The fractions of the body's kinetc ...
*May 10, 2011 by Jason*

**Physics**

A round body of mass M, radius R, and moment of inertia I= BMR^2 is rolling without slipping. Its kinetic energy can be decomposed into the energy of its center of mass motion (translation) and the enrgy of rotation about its center of mass. The fractions of the body's kinetc ...
*May 11, 2011 by Jason*

**Physics**

A large turntable rotates about a fixed vertical axis, making one revolution in 6.00 s. The moment of inertia of the turntable about this axis is 1200 kg * mg^2. A childe of mass 40.0 kg, initually staning at the center of the turntable, runs out along a radius. What is the ...
*June 25, 2009 by Sarah*

**Physics**

A large turntable rotates about a fixed vertical axis, making one revolution in 6.00 s. The moment of inertia of the turntable about this axis is 1200 kg * mg^2. A childe of mass 40.0 kg, initually staning at the center of the turntable, runs out along a radius. What is the ...
*June 25, 2009 by Sarah*

**Physics**

a meter rule is suspended from a horizontal pin through the 20 cm mark and allowed to oscillate (with simple harmonic motion). In this position, the ruler completes 20 oscillations in 45.8 seconds. derive an expression for the period T in terms of I20, M, g and d where I20 is ...
*December 14, 2008 by Kimora*

**physics**

A small circular object with mass m and radius r has a moment of inertia given by I = cmr2. The object rolls without slipping along the track shown in the figure. The track ends with a ramp of height R = 3.0 m that launches the object vertically. The object starts from a ...
*March 27, 2012 by Adam*

**Physics**

A small circular object with mass m and radius r has a moment of inertia given by I = cmr2. The object rolls without slipping along the track shown in the figure. The track ends with a ramp of height R = 3.0 m that launches the object vertically. The object starts from a ...
*March 28, 2012 by Adam*

**physics**

3- An electric motor can accelerate a Ferris wheel of moment of inertia (I =20 000 kg.m2) from rest to (10.0 rev/min) in (12.0 s). When the motor is turned off, friction causes the wheel to slow down from (10.0 to 8.00 rev/min) in (10.0 s). Determine (a) the torque generated ...
*March 16, 2013 by a*

**Moment/Physics**

I understand a moment is a weight being moved by a particular distance. Although I am unable to establish what weight by how far would make a moment. eg 1 pound by 1 inch 1 pound by 1 foot 1 ton by 1 foot 1 Kg by ??? Explanation please. Mike You do not have to have motion to ...
*January 9, 2007 by Mike*

**PHYSICS**

A cricket bowler bowls a cricket ball witha mass of 150g and a radius of 52mm. The bowler's arm weighs 3.4kg and has a length of 0.68m. The centre of mass of the bowler's arm act's at it's midpoint. What is the moment of inertia of the cricket ball and bowler's arm?
*October 7, 2010 by Cassy*

**Physics: merry-go-round question**

A playground merry-go-round of radius 1.92 m has a moment of inertia 411 kg m2 and is rotating at 10.4 rev/min. A child with mass 38.3 kg jumps on the edge of the merry-go-round. Assuming that the boy's initial speed is negligible, what is the new angular speed of the merry-go...
*April 26, 2010 by Tessa*

**Inertia Science**

How would playing a game of soccer, baseball, or basketball be different if inertia didn't exist?
*March 3, 2014 by Mindy *

**PHYSICS**

A space station shaped like a giant wheel has a radius 105 m and a moment of inertia of 5.09 108 kg · m2. A crew of 150 lives on the rim, and the station is rotating so that the crew experiences an apparent acceleration of 1g. When 100 people move to the center of the station ...
*October 31, 2012 by PLEASE HELP*

**Physics **

A space station shaped like a giant wheel has a radius 105 m and a moment of inertia of 5.09 108 kg · m2. A crew of 150 lives on the rim, and the station is rotating so that the crew experiences an apparent acceleration of 1g. When 100 people move to the center of the station ...
*November 1, 2012 by Ashley*

**physics HELPP!!!!!!!**

A 6.00 kg mass is connected by a light cord to a 1.00 kg mass on a smooth surface as shown in the figure. The pulley rotates about a frictionless axle and has a moment of inertia of 0.400 k∙m2 and a radius of 0.700 m. Assuming that the cord does not slip on the pulley, ...
*November 14, 2012 by anon*

**Physics**

An ice skater, has a rotational inertia of I = 4 kg m2, and spins at 2 rad/sec. She then changes her rotational inertia to 2 kg m2. What is her final angular velocity? a. 4 rad/s b. 2 rad/s c. 2.8 rad/s d. 8 rad/s The answer must be A then right.
*April 30, 2009 by David*

**physics**

The dipole moment for a system of charges is defined as d⃗ =∑kqkr⃗ k. (see here for a more in depth discussion of the dipole moment). Determine the magnitude of the dipole moment in m⋅C for a system of three charges (Q=1 μC, Q=1 μC, and −...
*June 4, 2013 by keshav*

**Physics**

I've been stuck on this problem for a while. Im not sure where to even begin. A bike wheel is rotating with an angular velocity of 3.1 rev/s. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the wheel and brakes is .87, then find the revolutions the wheel makes in coming to rest...
*April 21, 2011 by Ashley*

**Physics**

An ice skater, has a rotational inertia of I = 4 kg m2, and spins at 2 rad/sec. She then changes her rotational inertia to 2 kg m2. What is her final angular velocity? a. 4 rad/s b. 2 rad/s c. 2.8 rad/s d. 8 rad/s I say B, am i right?
*April 30, 2009 by David*

**Physics**

A small circular object with mass m and radius r has a moment of inertia given by I = cmr^2. The object rolls without slipping along the track shown in the figure. The track ends with a ramp of height R = 3.0 m that launches the object vertically. The object starts from a ...
*June 19, 2012 by James*

**Biology**

What is the current estimate of the worldwide population at this moment? Describe how this number is changing moment-to-moment, day-to-day and from one year to the next.
*May 15, 2009 by B.B.*

**Intro to physics**

A space station shaped like a giant wheel has a radius 105 m and a moment of inertia of 5.09 108 kg · m2. A crew of 150 lives on the rim, and the station is rotating so that the crew experiences an apparent acceleration of 1g. When 100 people move to the center of the station ...
*October 31, 2012 by Sam*

**Physics**

A 3.6 diameter merry-go-round is rotating freely with an angular velocity of 0.73 . Its total moment of inertia is 1600 . Four people standing on the ground, each of mass 60 , suddenly step onto the edge of the merry-go-round.What is the angular velocity of the merry-go-round ...
*October 23, 2012 by Rosanna*

**college physics**

Suppose a 69 kg person stands at the edge of a 7.8 m diameter merry-go-round turntable that is mounted on frictionless bearings and has a moment of inertia of 1600 kg*m^2. The turntable is at rest initially, but when the person begins running at a speed of 3.7 m/s (with ...
*March 29, 2010 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS ---HELP!**

A 3.6 m diameter merry-go-round is rotating freely with an angular velocity of 0.78 rad/s. Its total moment of inertia is 1700 kg\m^2. Four people standing on the ground, each of mass 62 kg, suddenly step onto the edge of the merry-go-round. 1. What is the angular velocity of ...
*October 25, 2010 by Lacey*

**Physics**

A platform rotates at an angular speed of 2.2 rad/s. A block rests on this platform a distance of 0.3m from the axis. (friction coefficient .5) Without any external torgue acting on the system, the block is moved toward the axis. Ignore the moment of inertia of the platform. ...
*May 5, 2010 by Lola*

**Physics**

An airliner lands with a speed of 48.5 m/s. Each wheel of the plane has a radius of 1.25 m and a moment of inertia of 110 kg · m2. At touchdown, the wheels begin to spin under the action of friction. Each wheel supports a weight of 1.40 ✕ 104 N, and the wheels attain ...
*December 16, 2014 by Elsie*

**physics**

A 27-kg boy stands 4 m from the center of a frictionless playground merry-go-round, which has a moment of inertia of 238 kg m2. The boy begins to run in a circular path with a speed of 0.6 m/s relative to the ground. (a) Calculate the angular velocity of the merry-go-round. (b...
*March 26, 2011 by Nick*

**physics**

A 27-kg boy stands 4 m from the center of a frictionless playground merry-go-round, which has a moment of inertia of 238 kg m2. The boy begins to run in a circular path with a speed of 0.6 m/s relative to the ground. (a) Calculate the angular velocity of the merry-go-round. (...
*March 26, 2011 by Really stuck in this problem !!*

**physics**

A thin non-uniform rod of length L=2.00 m and mass M=9.00 kg is free to pivot about an axis at one end. The CM of the rod is at a distance d=1.30 m from that end as illustrated below. The rod's moment of inertia about an axis through its CM and parallel to the rotation axis is...
*October 31, 2012 by sharkman*

**Physics**

A 23-kg boy stands 3 m from the center of a frictionless playground merry-go-round, which has a moment of inertia of 180 kg m2. The boy begins to run in a circular path with a speed of 0.6 m/s relative to the ground. (a) Calculate the angular velocity of the merry-go-round in ...
*June 18, 2012 by Maria*

**Science**

Two particles with masses 3.1 kg and 6.6 kg are connected by a light rod of length 4 m. Find the moment of inertia of the system about an axis perpendicular to the rod and passing through: a) the midpoint of the rod; b) the center of mass of the system of particle:
*November 30, 2011 by John*

**Physics**

An ice skater, hasa rotational inertia of I = 4 kg m2, and spins at 2 rad/sec. Her rotational inertia then undergoes a change to 2 kg m2. Which of the following is true? a. Her angular momentum remains the same b. Her angular velocity increases c. Her kinetic energy increases ...
*April 30, 2009 by David*

**physics**

The turbine and associated rotating parts of a jet engine have a total moment of inertia of 23 kg m2. The turbine is accelerated uniformly from rest to an angular speed of 140 rad/s in a time of 27 s. (a) Find the angular acceleration. (b) Find the net torque required. (c) ...
*March 26, 2011 by HELP!!!!*

**PHYSICS HELP!**

A typical propeller of a turbine used to generate electricity from the wind consists of three blades as in the figure below. Each blade has a length of L = 33 m and a mass of m = 415 kg. The propeller rotates at the rate of 21 rev/min. 120degree angle between blades a) Convert...
*October 31, 2012 by Shelby*

**Physics**

Another Question---- A ball of clay of mass m travels with a velocity v in a path tangent to a disk of radius R and mass M. The clay collides with the disk tangentially to its outer rim (a totally inelastic collision) and the clay and disk begin to spin about the axis. a.) ...
*August 3, 2007 by bobby*

**physics**

A curcial part of a piece of machinery starts as a flat uniform cylindrical disk of radius R0 and mass M. It then has a circular hole of radius R1 drilled into it. The hole's center is a distance h from the center of the disk. Find the moment of inertia of this disk (with off-...
*April 12, 2008 by Sleepless*

**physics**

The center of mass and the moment of inertia of a 2D rigid body A 2D rigid body shown in the figure-2 has constant density ρ kg/m2. It is a thin circular disc of radius R centered at point P that contains a circular cavity centered at point Q. The distance PQ = R/3. Find ...
*December 29, 2011 by arslan*

**Physics**

A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 300 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.072 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
*December 5, 2012 by anonymous*

**physics iit**

I need the following formulas for a (square, a ring,cylinder,hollow cylinder,a triangle,disc, rod) etc.. 1.Moment of inertia 2.Magnetic force 3.Electric force 4.Electric flux 5.Gravitational force 6.Centre of mass 7.Magnetic field intensity 8.Electric potential 9.Area 10....
*January 1, 2008 by zafer*

**physics **

A playground carousel (“merry-go-round”) is free to rotate frictionlessly in the horizontal plane (and air resistance is negligible). Without riders, the carousel has a moment of inertia of 152 kg·m2. But there is a single rider, initially standing 1.85 m from the axis of ...
*November 1, 2010 by becca*

**physics**

A one-piece cylinder is shaped as in the Figure, with a core section protruding from the larger drum. The cylinder is free to rotate around the central axis shown in the drawing. A rope wrapped around the drum, of radius 2.70 m, exerts a force F1 to the right on the cylinder. ...
*November 4, 2014 by Misaki*

**Physics**

A long thin rod lies along the x-axis from the origin to x=L, with L= 0.890 m. The mass per unit length, λ (in kg/m) varies according to the equation λ = λ0 (1+1.410x2). The value of λ0 is 0.700 kg/m and x is in meters. 1. Calculate the total mass of the ...
*February 11, 2014 by Molly*

**Physics**

A long thin rod lies along the x-axis from the origin to x=L, with L= 0.890 m. The mass per unit length, λ (in kg/m) varies according to the equation λ = λ0 (1+1.410x2). The value of λ0 is 0.700 kg/m and x is in meters. 1. Calculate the total mass of the ...
*February 11, 2014 by Molly*

**Physics**

A nonuniform 2.0-kg rod is 2.0 m long. The rod is mounted to rotate freely about a horizontal axis perpendicular to the rod that passes through one end of the rod. The moment of inertia of the rod about this axis is 4.0 kg m2. The center of mass of the rod is 1.2 m from the ...
*October 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**college**

A typical ten-pound car wheel has a moment of inertia of about 0.35 kg*m^2. The wheel rotates about the axle at a constant angular speed making 45.0 full revolutions in a time interval of 7.00 sec . What is the rotational kinetic energy of the rotating wheel?
*October 25, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Physics - please help!!..**

A long thin rod lies along the x-axis from the origin to x=L, with L= 0.890 m. The mass per unit length, λ (in kg/m) varies according to the equation λ = λ0 (1+1.410x2). The value of λ0 is 0.700 kg/m and x is in meters. 1. Calculate the total mass of the ...
*February 12, 2014 by Molly*

**physics **

A block with mass m=6.00kg slides down a surface inclined at 37° to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.20. A string attached to the block is wrapped around a flywheel on a fixed axis as seen in the figure. The flywheel has mass 25.0 kg and moment of ...
*May 1, 2013 by allison*

**Physics- Elena please help!**

A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.450m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 180 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 0.870 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
*November 6, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 3.6 m diameter merry-go-round is rotating freely with an angular velocity of 0.78 rad/s. Its total moment of inertia is 1700 kg m^2. Four people standing on the ground, each of mass 62 kg, suddenly step onto the edge of the merry-go-round. What is the angular velocity of the...
*October 26, 2010 by tiffany*

**Physics**

A baggage carousel at an airport is rotating with an angular speed of 0.397 rad/s when the baggage begins to be loaded onto it. The moment of inertia of the carousel is 2440 kg·m2. Ten pieces of baggage with an average mass of 16.5 kg each are dropped vertically onto the ...
*January 27, 2014 by Sam*

**Physics**

A baggage carousel at an airport is rotating with an angular speed of 0.397 rad/s when the baggage begins to be loaded onto it. The moment of inertia of the carousel is 2440 kg·m2. Ten pieces of baggage with an average mass of 16.5 kg each are dropped vertically onto the ...
*January 27, 2014 by Ben*

**physics**

A uniform horizontal rod of mass 2.4 kg and length 0.86 m is free to pivot about one end as shown. The moment of inertia of the rod about an axis perpendicular to the rod and through the center of mass is given by I = (m*l^2)/12 If a 6.8 N force at an angle of 69 to the hor- ...
*February 12, 2012 by Latane*

**physics**

The uniform solid block in Fig. 11-36 has a mass of M = 5.60 kg and edge lengths a = 17.5 cm, b = 39.5 cm, and c = 2.85 cm. Calculate its rotational inertia about an axis through one corner and perpendicular to the large faces I know you have to find the center of mass to get ...
*January 18, 2011 by almost there*

**physics**

A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 260 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 0.795 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
*November 15, 2012 by Shane*

**physics**

A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 250 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.053 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
*November 30, 2012 by heather*

**Physics**

A 49-N force is applied perpendicular to the portion BC of the bent bar. Determine the moment of P about point B and about point A. The image shows a bar that is straight from point A to B but then bends at a 42 degree angle to the left from point B to point C. The distance ...
*September 3, 2014 by Bryan*

**physics**

Assume that there is no friction between m2 and the incline, that m2 = 2.4 kg, m1 = 1.2 kg, the radius of the pulley is 0.10 m, the moment of inertia of the pulley is 4.8 kg m2, and θ = 25.0°. a) Find the combined mechanical energy of both masses the instant the masses ...
*November 26, 2014 by May*

**physics**

A light inflexible cable is wrapped around a cylinder of mass , radius , and moment of inertia about the center of mass . The cylinder rotates about its axis without friction. The cable does not slip on the cylinder when set in motion. The free end of the cable is attached to ...
*November 10, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A child's top is held in place, upright on a frictionless surface. The axle has a radius of r= 2.21 mm. Two strings are wrapped around the axle, and the top is set spinning by applying T= 2.40 N of constant tension to each string. If it takes 0.830 s for the string to unwind. ...
*October 27, 2013 by wafaa*

**physics**

A child's top is held in place, upright on a frictionless surface. The axle has a radius of r= 2.21 mm. Two strings are wrapped around the axle, and the top is set spinning by applying T= 2.40 N of constant tension to each string. If it takes 0.830 s for the string to unwind. ...
*October 27, 2013 by wafaa*

**college student**

Two spheres of mass 2 kg and 3 kg are attached to the ends of a light rigid rod of length 1.0 m. What is the moment of inertia of the system about an axis perpendicular to the rod and (i) passes through the centre of the rod (ii) passes through the 2 kg sphere
*December 16, 2014 by saalim*

**Physics**

A solid disk rotates in the horizontal plane at an angular velocity of 0.034 rad/s with respect to an axis perpendicular to the disk at its center. The moment of inertia of the disk is 0.11 kg·m2. From above, sand is dropped straight down onto this rotating disk, so that a ...
*August 16, 2011 by Kristi*

**Physics**

A solid disk rotates in the horizontal plane at an angular velocity of 0.036 rad/s with respect to an axis perpendicular to the disk at its center. The moment of inertia of the disk is 0.17 kg · m2. From above, sand is dropped straight down onto this rotating disk, so that a ...
*November 1, 2011 by jason*

**physics**

A solid disk rotates in the horizontal plane at an angular velocity of 0.040 rad/s with respect to an axis perpendicular to the disk at its center. The moment of inertia of the disk is 0.13 kg·m2. From above, sand is dropped straight down onto this rotating disk, so that a ...
*November 16, 2014 by bob*

**Physics please help**

A small circular object with mass m and radius r has a moment of inertia given by I = cmr2. The object rolls without slipping along the track shown in the figure. The track ends with a ramp of height R = 3.0 m that launches the object vertically. The object starts from a ...
*March 29, 2012 by Adam*

**physics**

A long thin rod lies along the x-axis from the origin to x=L, with L= 0.890 m. The mass per unit length, λ (in kg/m) varies according to the equation λ = λ0 (1+1.410x2). The value of λ0 is 0.700 kg/m and x is in meters. 1. Calculate the total mass of the ...
*February 12, 2014 by Naya*

**physics**

Find moment of Inertia Ix and Iy for the built up steel beam. The 1"x32"plate is centered on the wide flange web together with the 2"x16" plate. The steel beam is a W18x71 (Area=20.8in^2 diameter=18.47 tw=0.495 Ix= 1170in^4 Iy= 60.3in^4) To get better understanding the picture...
*April 17, 2010 by stacey graham*

**physics**

Find moment of Inertia Ix and Iy for the built up steel beam. The 1"x32"plate is centered on the wide flange web together with the 2"x16" plate. The steel beam is a W18x71 (Area=20.8in^2 diameter=18.47 tw=0.495 Ix= 1170in^4 Iy= 60.3in^4) To get better understanding the picture...
*April 17, 2010 by stacey graham*

**physics**

Find moment of Inertia Ix and Iy for the built up steel beam. The 1"x32"plate is centered on the wide flange web together with the 2"x16" plate. The steel beam is a W18x71 (Area=20.8in^2 diameter=18.47 tw=0.495 Ix= 1170in^4 Iy= 60.3in^4) To get better understanding the picture...
*April 18, 2010 by stacey graham*

**Calculus**

Consider the lamina ( with uniform density .01m) having the shape of the region Q in the xy-plane: 1≤x^2+y^2≤4. The density at each point P varies directly with the distance from P to the origin, with density at the point P(2,0,0) being 10kg/m3.Find the polar ...
*May 2, 2013 by JOhn*

**Math and Phyics**

Mass points M and m are kept at the vertices of an equilateral triangle whose sides are of length a. 1. Find the distance between the center of mass of the system and mas point m. 2.Determine the moment of Inertia of the system about the center of mass
*December 22, 2014 by Saraf*

**physics please help**

A drum (see Figure 10.2) has a radius of 0.40 m and a moment of inertia of 2.3 kg ∙ m2. The frictional torque of the drum axle is A 14 m length of rope is wound around the rim. The drum is initially at rest. A constant force is applied to the free end of the rope until ...
*October 18, 2014 by anthony*

**Physics Urgent please help**

A physical pendulum consists of a body of mass contained in the xy-plane. The moment of inertia of the object about an axis perpendicular to the plane and passing through the object's center of mass is I_cm . The object oscillates in the xy-plane about the point S a distance d...
*November 13, 2013 by Ramana*

**physics**

You drop a ball, mass 127.5 grams from a height of 83.0 cm. It bounces back to a height of 50.5 from the floor. What is the change in gravitational potential energy from the moment it is dropped, to the moment it reaches the maximum height from the bounce?
*May 25, 2014 by wes*

**physics**

a person 0f mass m = 60 kg walks along the radius from the periphery to the center of a circular platform of moment of inertia= 200kgm square and radius r = 3m. the disk is a rotating frictionless with angular velocity= 0.3 rad\s.find the angular velocity of the system when ...
*May 1, 2012 by John*

**Physics**

TORQUE, ROTATION AND TRANSLATION A Yo-Yo of mass m has an axle of radius b and a spool of radius R . Its moment of inertia about the center can be taken to be I=(1/2)mR2 and the thickness of the string can be neglected. The Yo-Yo is released from rest. You will need to assume ...
*November 24, 2013 by Anon*

**physics**

Posted by sandhu on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 1:17am. A T is made of two identical 740 g thin solid rods. The moment of inertia of the T about an axis perpendicular to the screen through point at one end of a rod is determined experimentally to be 0.68 kg-m2. What is the ...
*November 30, 2010 by sandhu*

**pysics**

since mass and radius dont matter. Shouldnt the final velocities of a cylinder and a sphere at the bottom of the ramp be the same? No. You have to consider where the mass is. Calculate moment of inertia. See the problem you asked below. items dropped at different heights,do ...
*December 12, 2006 by NICOLE*

**physics**

A rod is nailed (flexibly) to a wall at one end. The other end is held up from letting the rod swing by a thread connected to the ceiling. The rod has mass M and length l. The moment of inertia is (Ml^2)/3. Determine the magnitude and direction of the force exerted on the rod ...
*January 21, 2008 by Hannah*

**physics**

A grandfather clock uses a physical pendulum to keep time. The pendulum consists of a uniform thin rod of mass M = 7.01 kg and length L = 0.15 m that is pivoted freely about one end, with a solid sphere of the same mass, 7.01 kg, and a radius of L/2 centered about the free end...
*February 19, 2012 by janny*

**physics**

There are two spinning disks A and B arranged so that they initially are separated but can be pushed into contact. Disk A is made of a lighter material, so it has a moment of inertia that is one third that of disk B. Disk A starts off spinning at some ùi when the two disks are...
*July 12, 2012 by Jessica*

**Physics**

How do I solve this? Traveling at 60. mi/hr you see a dog in the road. Your reaction time to hit the brakes is 0.75 seconds and you can decelerate at 7.9 m/s^2. (1 mile = 1609 meters) A) How far do you travel from the moment you see the dog until the moment you hit the brakes...
*September 2, 2014 by Emily*

**physics**

Would someone check my thinking please. A solid sphere (mass, r, and moment of inertia given) is rotating at a given angular speed. Friction is constantly applied at the 'equator' of the sphere, and brings it to rest in 3s. Find the force. I worked out the torque, and then ...
*June 15, 2009 by charlie*

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