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Physics
A 46.5-cm diameter disk rotates with a constant angular acceleration of 2.4 rad/s2. It starts from rest at t = 0, and a line drawn from the center of the disk to a point P on the rim of the disk makes an angle of 57.3° with the positive x-axis at this time. (Hint: Remember ...
November 28, 2009 by Ed

Physics
I already figured out the answers to some but I need help with two more. 1) A disk with an initial angular velocity ω0 = 4.5 rad/s experiences a constant angular acceleration of α = 7.5 rad/s2 for time t = 15 s. Please answer the following questions. ω0 = 4.5 ...
April 2, 2014 by Michelle

Physics
A child pushes a merry go-round from rest to a final angular speed of 0.6 rev/s with constant angular acceleration. In doing so, the child pushes the merry-go-round 1.8 revolutions. What is the angular acceleration of the merry go-round? rad/s^2 This is how i did this, but its...
March 23, 2012 by Adam

physics - drwls?
A disk rotates about its central axis starting from rest and accelerates with constant angular acceleration. At one time it is rotating at 7 rev/s. 55 revolutions later, its angular speed is 21 rev/s. (a) Calculate the angular acceleration. (b) Calculate the time required to ...
March 12, 2007 by winterWX

physics
(a) What is the tangential acceleration of a bug on the rim of a 6.0 in. diameter disk if the disk moves from rest to an angular speed of 79 rev/min in 5.0 s? (b) When the disk is at its final speed, what is the tangential velocity of the bug? (c) One second after the bug ...
March 28, 2010 by Kelsey

Physics
Starting from rest, a wheel undergoes constant angular acceleration for a period of time T. At what time after the start of rotation does the wheel reach an angular speed equal to its average angular speed for this interval?
June 8, 2010 by Ashley

physics
1. A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3650 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 50.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge. 2. A ball of mass 0.120 kg is dropped from rest from a ...
July 6, 2008 by Elisa

physics
A 175 kg merry-go-round in the shape of a uniform, solid, horizontal disk of radius 1.50 m is set in motion by wrapping a rope about the rim of the disk and pulling on the rope. What constant force would have to be exerted on the rope to bring the merry-go-round from rest to ...
July 20, 2008 by Elisa

Physics
I need help with this problem. A ceiling fan is turned on and a net torque of 2.0 Nm is applied to the blades. The blades have a total moment of inertia of 0.24 kgm2. What is the angular acceleration of the blades in rad/s2? The formula is well known: Torque= momentof inertia...
March 21, 2007 by Jim

physics
A pulley rotating in the counterclockwise direction is attached to a mass suspended from a string. The mass causes the pulley's angular velocity to decrease with a constant angular acceleration α = -2.2 rad/s2. If the pulley's initial angular velocity is ω = 5.37 rad...
November 4, 2010 by aok

physics
A motorcyclist is traveling along a road and accelerates for 4.45 s to pass another cyclist. The angular acceleration of each wheel is +6.35 rad/s2, and, just after passing, the angular velocity of each wheel is +75.6 rad/s, where the plus signs indicate counterclockwise ...
June 28, 2015 by Lola

Physics
A wind turbine is initially spinning at a constant angular speed. As the wind's strength gradually increases, the turbine experiences a constant angular acceleration of 0.180 rad/s2. After making 2874 revolutions, its angular speed is 139 rad/s. A. What is the initial angular ...
March 30, 2012 by Natasha

physics
A wind turbine is initially spinning at a constant angular speed. As the wind's strength gradually increases, the turbine experiences a constant angular acceleration 0.170 rad/s2. After making 2870 revolutions, its angular speed is 131 rad/s. (a) What is the initial angular ...
July 16, 2013 by kyle

phy
A wind turbine is initially spinning at a constant angular speed. As the wind's strength gradually increases, the turbine experiences a constant angular acceleration 0.130 rad/s2. After making 2844 revolutions, its angular speed is 136 rad/s. (a) What is the initial angular ...
April 14, 2016 by ang

math
An ice skater rotating around a vertical axis increases in angular velocityfrom 450degrees/s to 610degrees/s in 2.3 seconds. Find the angular acceleration
November 4, 2009 by stew

physics
starting from rest grinding stone has constant angular acceleration 20 rad/sec at time = 0.reference axis is AB.what is angular displacement of line AB.
October 31, 2014 by ali

vector mechanics- dynamics
The slender bar AB weights 8 kg and moves in the xy plane, with its ends constrained to follow the smooth horizontal and vertical guides as shown in Figure Qi. By assuming the bar AB is initially at rest; a) Calculate the angular acceleration of the bar. b) Determine the new ...
October 14, 2014 by Farah

Physics
An electronic motor is revolving at 2000rpm. After 3sec, it is moving at 150rpm. Determine the angular acceleration. What is angular momentum of the electric motor if the rotational inertia is 18.kg.square meter in initial velocity? In final velocity? What is the average ...
December 16, 2012 by Bob

Physics
A solid disk with a mass of 100kg and a radius of 0.2m, turns clockwise through an angular displacement 10 rad when starting from rest to attain its maximum angular speed, of 1 revolution every 0.5s. What is the angular acceleration that the wheel experienced in order to ...
February 20, 2012 by Brittany

PHYSICS
A solid disk with a mass of 100kg and a radius of 0.2m, turns clockwise through an angular displacement 10 rad when starting from rest to attain its maximum angular speed, of 1 revolution every 0.5s. What is the angular acceleration that the wheel experienced in order to ...
February 20, 2012 by Brittany

physics
The blades of a ceiling fan have a radius of 0.340m and are rotating about a fixed axis with an intial angular velocity of +1.25rad/s2. When the switch on the fan is turned to a higher speed, the blades acire an angular acceleration of +2.55rad/s2. After 0.480s have elapsed ...
January 21, 2014 by bre

physics
A person is riding a bicycle, the wheels of a bicycle have an angular velocity of +20.5 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied. In coming to rest, each wheel makes an angular displacement of +12.0 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the bike to come to rest? (b) What ...
November 10, 2010 by sean

physics
A person is riding a bicycle, the wheels of a bicycle have an angular velocity of +24.0 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied. In coming to rest, each wheel makes an angular displacement of +16.0 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the bike to come to rest? s (b) ...
November 17, 2011 by Taylor

Engineering Physics
which of the following is equal to the angular acceleration of a disk? a)first time derivative of angular position b) second time derivative of angular position
April 28, 2014 by Ash

physics
A rotating object starts from rest at t = 0 s and has a constant angular acceleration. At a time of t = 7.0 s the object has an angular velocity of ω = 16 rad/s. What is its angular velocity at a time of t = 14 s?
October 22, 2014 by vik

A 3.00 kg stone is tied to a thin, light wire wrapped around the outer edge of the uniform 8.00 kg cylindrical pulley. The inner diameter of the pulley is 60.0 cm, while the outer diameter is 1.00 m. The system is released from rest, and there is no friction at the axle of the...
February 26, 2012 by Brit

physics
A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential acceleration, Radial ...
November 13, 2011 by sand

physics
A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential acceleration, Radial ...
November 13, 2011 by sand

physics
A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential acceleration, Radial ...
November 14, 2011 by sand

physics
A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential acceleration, Radial ...
November 15, 2011 by sand

physics
A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential acceleration, Radial ...
November 15, 2011 by sand

Physics
Consider a 59-cm-long lawn mower blade rotating about its center at 2990 rpm. (a) Calculate the linear speed of the tip of the blade. (b) If safety regulations require that the blade be stoppable within 3.0 s, what minimum angular acceleration will accomplish this? Assume that...
June 16, 2012 by Camilla

physics
The angular position of a flywheel is given by theta=(2+5t+2t^2)rad . find the angular speed and acceleration at 3^rd second after the motion had been started.
March 11, 2015 by help

physics
Search: A person is riding a bicycle, the wheels of a bicycle have an angular velocity of +18.0 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied. In coming to rest, each wheel makes an angular displacement of +11.0 revolutions. How much time does it take for the bike to come to rest? What ...
February 25, 2011 by Taylor

Physics
A flywheel of a radius .5 m starts from rest and under goes a uniform angular acceleration of 3 rad/sec2 for a period of 5 seconds. Find the angular velocity of the flywheel at the end of this time? Find the angular displacement (in radians) that the wheel turns through during...
May 9, 2012 by Mary

Physics
An airplane propeller is 1.1 m in length (from tip to tip) and has a mass of 2.8 kg . When the airplane's engine is first started, it applies a constant torque of 8.1 N⋅m to the propeller, which starts from rest. What is the angular acceleration of the propeller? Treat ...
March 14, 2016 by Desperate Student

Physics
A remote control model airplane connected to a string is flown in a circle with a radius of 0.348 m about a fixed axis with an angular velocity of +1.47 rad/s. The plane’s throttle is increased, so that it acquires an angular acceleration of 2.18 rad/s2. After 0.490 s have ...
April 23, 2015 by Anonymous

PHYSICS
if force acts on body WHOSE ACTION LINE does not Passes through its center of gravity then body will experience A ANGULAR ACCELERATION b linear acceleration C ZERO ACCELERATION D ZERO ACCELERATION
June 13, 2014 by AYESHA

science
please help...A wheel 1.0m in diameter is rotating about a fixed axis with an initial angular velocity of 2rev.s-1.the angular acceleration is 3rev.s-1. (1)compute the angular velocity after 6s. (2)through what angle has the wheel turned in this time interval? (3)what is the ...
January 2, 2012 by anonymous

Physics
In a fast-pitch softball game the pitcher is impressive to watch, as she delivers a pitch by rapidly whirling her arm around so that the ball in her hand moves in a circle. In one instance, the radius of the circle is 0.608 m. At one point on this circle, the ball has an ...
November 4, 2015 by Deven

physics
A coin with a diameter of 1.9 cm is dropped on edge onto a horizontal surface. The coin starts out with an initial angular speed of 19 rad/s and rolls in a straight line without slipping. The rotation slows with an angular acceleration of magnitude 2.1 rad/s2. What is the ...
September 27, 2010 by help

physics
an airplane propeller slows from an initial angular speed of 12.5rev/s to a final angular speed of 5rev/s during the process the propeller rotates through 21 rev. find the angular acceleration of the propeller if in radians per second squared, assuming its constant?
April 26, 2012 by adan

physics
A person holds a ladder horizontally at its center. Treating the ladder as a uniform rod of length 3.55 m and mass 10.31 Kg, find the torque the person must exert on the ladder to give it an angular acceleration of 0.406 rad/s2. Should I set the given angular acceleration ...
June 4, 2007 by anne

physics
A merry-go-round starts from rest and accelerates uniformly over 29.0 s to a final angular velocity of 5.35 rev/min. (a) Find the maximum linear speed of a person sitting on the merry-go-round 4.50 m from the center. (b) Find the person's maximum radial acceleration. (c) Find ...
March 1, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
A merry-go-round starts from rest and accelerates uniformly over 26.0 s to a final angular velocity of 5.50 rev/min. (a) Find the maximum linear speed of a person sitting on the merry-go-round 4.25 m from the center. (b) Find the person's maximum radial acceleration. (c) Find ...
March 14, 2012 by John

physics
A person is riding a bicycle, and its wheels have an angular velocity of +15.5 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied and the bike is brought to a uniform stop. During braking, the angular displacement of each wheel is +15.5 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the ...
November 3, 2010 by james

Biomechanics
A diver is trying a new more and is attempting to increase his angular acceleration in order to increase the angular displacement and thus produce more rotations from a standing start on the board the diver accelerates at 950 degree/s/s.what is the angular displacement over 0....
March 9, 2013 by Vanitha

physics
A tire placed on a balancing machine in a service station starts from rest and turns through 10.8 revolutions in 8.48 s before reaching its final angular speed. Calculate its angular acceleration.
March 14, 2011 by Emily

Physics
A tire placed on a balancing machine in a service station starts from rest and turns through 4.71 revolutions in 1.29 s before reaching its final angular speed. Calculate its angular acceleration.
September 30, 2012 by Arthur

physics
A tire placed on a balancing machine in a service station starts from rest and turns through 4.82 revolutions in 1.48 s before reaching its final angular speed. Calculate its angular acceleration.
October 4, 2012 by Emily

physics
A tire placed on a balancing machine in a service station starts from rest and turns through 4.82 revolutions in 1.48 s before reaching its final angular speed. Calculate its angular acceleration.
October 4, 2012 by Emily

physics
A tire placed on a balancing machine in a service station starts from rest and turns through 4.82 revolutions in 1.48 s before reaching its final angular speed. Calculate its angular acceleration
October 7, 2012 by Emily

Physics
A person is riding a bicycle, the wheels of a bicycle have an angular velocity of +18.5 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied. In coming to rest, each wheel makes an angular displacement of +14.5 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the bike to come to rest? 1 s (b) ...
February 22, 2011 by Lauren

science , physics
A person is riding a bicycle, and its wheels have an angular velocity of +15.5 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied and the bike is brought to a uniform stop. During braking, the angular displacement of each wheel is +15.5 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the ...
November 3, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
The balance wheel of a watch oscillates with angular amplitude 1.7π rad and period 0.64 s. Find (a) the maximum angular speed of the wheel, (b) the angular speed of the wheel at displacement 1.7π/2 rad, and (c) the magnitude of the angular acceleration at ...
January 9, 2011 by kylie

Physics
(a) Calculate the linear acceleration of a car, the 0.280 m radius tires of which have an angular acceleration of 15.0 rad/s2. Assume no slippage. (m/s2) (b) How many revolutions do the tires make in 2.50 s if they start from rest? (rev) (c) What is their final angular ...
June 29, 2014 by Michelle

Physics
If the angular velocity, ω, changes from 7.07 rad/s to 24.2 rad/s over a time of 6.42 s, what is the angular acceleration, α?
March 21, 2016 by Em

Physics
A bicycle starts at the origin of a circular track that has a circumference of 126 m and travels at a constant speed a distance s = 38.0 m in a time t = 12s. a)what is the angular displacement (in rad) of the bicycle from its starting position? r=20.1 so theta or angular ...
April 16, 2007 by Anderson

A dentist causes the bit of a high-speed drill to accelerate from an angular speed of 1.44 x 104 rad/s to an angular speed of 5.05 x 104 rad/s. In the process, the bit turns through 1.77 x 104 rad. Assuming a constant angular acceleration, how long would it take the bit to ...
June 7, 2012 by Hannah

Physics
A wheel is rotating with angular velocity 14 rev/s. What angular acceleration would be needed to bring the wheel to rest in a single rotation?
November 20, 2016 by Mary

physics
if the angular quantities theta omega and angular acceleration were specified in terms of degrees rather than radians how would the kinematics equations for uniformly accelerated rotational motion have to be altered
February 28, 2011 by luna

physics
After fixing a flat tire on a bicycle you give the wheel a spin. (a) If its initial angular speed was 5.41 rad/s and it rotated 13.7 revolutions before coming to rest, what was its average angular acceleration?
November 5, 2010 by aok

physics, bike
After fixing a flat tire on a bicycle you give the wheel a spin. Its initial angular speed was 6.50 and it rotated 15.2 revolutions before coming to rest.What was its average angular acceleration?
January 13, 2011 by john

physics
if the angular quantities theta omega and angular acceleration were specified in terms of degrees rather than radians how would the kinematics equations for uniformly accelerated rotational motion have to be altered
February 28, 2011 by luna

Physics
In a fast-pitch softball game the pitcher is impressive to watch, as she delivers a pitch by rapidly whirling her arm around so that the ball in her hand moves in a circle. In one instance, the radius of the circle is 0.608 m. At one point on this circle, the ball has an ...
November 4, 2015 by Deven

physics
A rotating wheel requires 5.00 s to rotate 30.0 revolutions. Its angular velocity at the end of the 5.00 s interval is 100.0 rad/s. What is the constant angular acceleration of the wheel?
July 6, 2008 by Elisa

Physics
a turntable is designed to acquire an angular velocity of 38.6 rev/s in 0.5 s, starting from rest. Find the average angular acceleration of the turntable during the 0.5 s period.
November 23, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics - Angular Momentum
When the angular momentum changes, the 'change' in the angular momentum vector (ie. dL) is ____. [a.] perpendicular to the torque vector. [b.] parallel to the angular momentum vector. [c.] parallel to the torque vector. .. im confused on this one.. i think it's [A]. am i right...
April 8, 2007 by COFFEE

PHYSICS
A fan blade is rotating with a constant angular acceleration of +13.7 rad/s2. At what point on the blade, as measured from the axis of rotation, does the magnitude of the tangential acceleration equal that of the acceleration due to gravity?
October 28, 2010 by JOHN

physics
A fan blade is rotating with a constant angular acceleration of +8.4 rad/s2. At what point on the blade, as measured from the axis of rotation, does the magnitude of the tangential acceleration equal that of the acceleration due to gravity?
July 16, 2013 by frank

physics
A figure skater is spinning with an angular velocity of +10 rad/s. She then comes to a stop over a brief period of time. During this time, her angular displacement is +5.8 rad. Determine (a) her average angular acceleration and (b) the time during which she comes to rest.
October 27, 2014 by david

Physics HELP!
A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/ min. When switched off, it rotates through 41.0 revolutions before coming to rest. (a) Find the angular speed in rad/s. (b) Find the displacement in radians. (c) Find the constant angular ...
October 26, 2012 by Mel

physics
The angular speed of a rotor in a centrifuge increases from 428 to 1400 rad/s in a time of 6.26 s. (a) Obtain the angle through which the rotor turns. (b) What is the magnitude of the angular acceleration?
July 7, 2015 by randy

Calculus
A line rotates in a horizontal plane according to the equation Y = 2t^3- 6t, where Y is the angular position of the rotating line, in radians, and t is the time, in seconds. Determine the angular acceleration when t = 2 sec.
August 22, 2015 by Linda

physics
A wheel starts from rest and rotates with constant angular acceleration and reaches an angular speed of 12.0 rad/s in 3.00 s. Find the angle (in radians) throuh which it rotates in this time.
September 3, 2015 by Godwin

Re: Physics (check)
Posted by COFFEE on Friday, March 30, 2007 at 4:16am. A sanding disk with rotational inertia 1.1 x 10^-3 kg*m^2 is attached to an electric drill whose motor delivers a torque of 6 Nm about the central axis of the disk. What are the following values about the central axis at ...
March 31, 2007 by COFFEE

A fan blade is rotating with a constant angular acceleration of +12.4 rad/s2. At what point on the blade, as measured from the axis of rotation, does the magnitude of the tangential acceleration equal that of the acceleration due to gravity? I do not know how to start this.
June 5, 2012 by Hannah

A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/ min. When switched off, it rotates through 41.0 revolutions before coming to rest. (a) Find the angular speed in rad/s. (b) Find the displacement in radians. (c) Find the constant angular ...
October 29, 2012 by Tom

Physics
As seen from above, a playground carousel is rotating counterclockwise about its center on frictionless bearings. A person standing still on the ground grabs onto one of the bars on the carousel very close to its outer edge and climbs aboard. Thus, this person begins with an ...
November 3, 2012 by Sam

physics
7.A turntable reaches an angular speed of 33.3 rpm, in 2.1 s, starting from rest. (a) Assuming the angular acceleration is constant, what is its magnitude? b How many revolutions does the turntable make during this time interval?
February 22, 2011 by jimmyjonas

physics
Two objects of equal mass are on a turning wheel. Mass 1 is located at the rim of the wheel while mass 2 is located halfway between the rim and the axis of rotation. The wheel is rotating with a non-zero angular acceleration. For each of the following statements select the ...
March 20, 2012 by Miriam

Physics
Two objects of equal mass are on a turning wheel. Mass 1 is located at the rim of the wheel while mass 2 is located halfway between the rim and the axis of rotation. The wheel is rotating with a non-zero angular acceleration. For each of the following statements select the ...
March 21, 2012 by Miriam

Physics
In a fast-pitch softball game the pitcher is impressive to watch, as she delivers a pitch by rapidly whirling her arm around so that the ball in her hand moves in a circle. In one instance, the radius of the circle is 0.622 m. At one point on this circle, the ball has an ...
November 13, 2016 by BrookeNeed

Physics
A wheel with rotational inertia I is mounted on a fixed, fricitonless axle. The angular speed w of the wheel is inccreased from zero to w_f in a time interval T. 1: What is the average net torque on the wheel during the time interval, T? a) w_f/T b)w_f/T^2 c) Iw_f^2/T d)Iw_f/T...
March 25, 2007 by Tammy

Physics
A potter’s wheel is spinning with an angular speed of 4.5 rad/s. When the potter stops working, the wheel slows down with an angular acceleration of -0.5 rad/s 2. Calculate the angle, in radians, through which the wheel has turned by the time its angular speed reaches 1.4 ...
April 22, 2016 by Jannia

College Physics
A turntable reaches an angular speed of 33.3 rpm, in 2.0 s, starting from rest. (a) Assuming the angular acceleration is constant, what is its magnitude? (b) How many revolutions does the turntable make during this time interval?
September 25, 2009 by Megan

The angular speed of digital video discs (DVDs) varies with whether the inner or outer part of the disc is being read. (CDs function in the same way.) Over a 133 min playing time, the angular speed varies from 570 rpm to 1600 rpm. Assuming it to be constant, what is the ...
February 18, 2012 by john

physics
What is a tire's angular acceleration if the tangential acceleration at a radius of 0.15 m is 9.4 x 10-2 m/s2?
March 19, 2012 by Anonymous

A rotating door is made from four rectangular glass panes, as shown in the drawing. The mass of each pane is 88 kg. A person pushes on the outer edge of one pane with a force of F = 53 N that is directed perpendicular to the pane. Determine the magnitude of the door's angular ...
March 26, 2007 by Jim

Physics
A model airplane with a mass of 0.748 kg is tethered by a wire so that it flies in a circle 30.2 m in radius. The airplane engine provides a net thrust of 0.806 N perpendicular to the tethering wire. (b) Find the angular acceleration of the airplane when it is in level flight...
November 17, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics!
A wheel rotates with a constant angular acceleration of 3.50 rad/s2. The angular speed of the wheel is 2.00 rad/s at t = 0. If the radius of the wheel is doubled, Are the following statements affected? If so, in what way? (Select all that apply.) (1)The angular speed at t = 2....
December 1, 2009 by Diane M.

physics
pulsar is a rapidly rotating neutron star that emits radio pulses with precise synchronization, there being one such pulse for each rotation of the star. The period of rotation is found by measuring the time between pulses. At present, the pulsar in the central region of the ...
March 17, 2008 by shelby

Physics
The angular velocity of a wheel is given by w(t) = (2.00 rad/s^2)t + (1.00 rad/s^4)t^3. A. What is the angular displacement of the wheel from time t=0.00s to time t=T? B.What is the angular acceleration of the wheel as a function of time?
November 23, 2014 by Larry

Physics
The angular velocity of a wheel is given by w(t) = (2.00 rad/s^2)t + (1.00 rad/s^4)t^3. A. What is the angular displacement of the wheel from time t=0.00s to time t=T? B.What is the angular acceleration of the wheel as a function of time?
November 23, 2014 by Larry

Physics
At t = 0, a wheel rotating about a fixed axis at a constant angular acceleration of –0.40 rad/s^2 has an angular velocity of 1.5 rad/s and an angular position of 2.3 rad. What is the angular position of the wheel at t = 2.0 s? Ans: Theta final=4.5 rad How do you solve step ...
March 31, 2010 by Jared

Physics
A child pushes a merry go-round from rest to a final angular speed of 0.78 rev/s with constant angular acceleration. In doing so, the child pushes the merry-go-round 1.6 revolutions. What is the angular acceleration of the merry go-round? v=d/t .78rev/s = 1.6 rev / t t= 1.6 ...
February 21, 2012 by Joe

Physics
A rotating wheel requires 8.00 s to rotate 29.0 revolutions. Its angular velocity at the end of the 8.00 s interval is 95.0 rad/s. What is the constant angular acceleration of the wheel? (Do not assume that the wheel starts at rest.)
November 13, 2012 by Greg

Physics
A cord is wrapped around the rim of a wheel .250 m in radius, and a steady pull of 40.0 N is exerted on the cord. The wheel is mounted on frictionless bearings on a horizontal shaft through its center. The moment of inertia of the wheel about this shaft is 5.00kg*m^2. Compute ...
March 27, 2007 by Karla

Physics
A flywheel with a diameter of 2.45 m is rotating at an angular speed of 74.1 rev/min. (a) What is the angular speed of the flywheel in radians per second? (b) What is the linear speed of a point on the rim of the flywheel? (c) What constant angular acceleration (in revolutions...
November 9, 2011 by kyle

physics
A young boy swings a yo-yo horizontally above his head at an angular acceleration of 0.42 rad/s2. If the string is 0.55 m long, what is the tangential acceleration of the yo-yo?
February 22, 2012 by Anonymous