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math
The Ferris wheel at the county fair is 30 feet tall. If a person rides the Ferris wheel around 4 times, how far has he traveled? 60 ft 120 ft 90.8 ft 376.8 ft please answer as soon as possible
March 12, 2015 by nour

Physics
A Ferris wheel (a vertical circle for the purposes of this question) with a radius 42.2 m is initially rotating at a constant rate, completing one revolution every 33.2 seconds. Suppose the Ferris wheel begins to decelerate at the rate of 0.0542 rad/s2. [Note: If it helps you...
October 26, 2012 by Alphonse

physics
Fairgoers ride a Ferris wheel with a radius of 5.50 m, the bottom of which is 1.75 m above the ground. The wheel completes one revolution every 32.0 s. If a rider accidentally drops a stuffed animal at the top of the wheel, where does it land relative to the base of the ride...
September 26, 2012 by Kabe

Geometry
A Ferris wheel has a 50 meter radius. How many kilometers will a passenger travel during a ride if the wheel makes 10 revolutions? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a kilometer.
May 16, 2012 by Sholanda

Physics... rotation
A constant force of 40 N is applied tangentially to the rim of a wheel with 20 cm radius. The wheel has a moment of inertia of 30 kg m2. Show that the angular acceleration of the wheel is 0.27 rad s-2
November 13, 2008 by Kimora

physics
A 5.0-g CD with a radius of 6.0 cm rotates with an angular speed of 20 rad/s. What is its kinetic energy?
May 4, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
A 5.0-g CD with a radius of 6.0 cm rotates with an angular speed of 20 rad/s. What is its kinetic energy?
May 4, 2012 by Anonymous

A physics question
I was researching amusement park rides for a recent project (from this site I have noticed that many others are in the same boat as me). Anywho, I am doing the Ferris wheel or the Giant Wheel, and I was wondering if this was right, with respect to potential energy: this is due...
November 2, 2007 by Nessa

Physics
A rotating uniform-density disk of radius 0.7 m is mounted in the vertical plane. The axle is held up by supports that are not shown, and the disk is free to rotate on the nearly frictionless axle. The disk has mass 5 kg. A lump of clay with mass 0.3 kg falls and sticks to the...
November 8, 2012 by Udit

science
2. You are on the London Eye observational wheel, which is 135 m tall and rotates once every half-hour. What is your velocity (speed and direction)?
July 18, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
wheel is spinning with angular speed 8.6 radian/sec.small fractional force on shaft causes a constant angular deacceleration and wheel come to rest in 192 sec.what is angular acceleration and total angle turned during the slow down
October 31, 2014 by ali

Math (IB Calc)
A ferris wheel has a diameter of 50 meters. If point A is at the lowest point of the ferris wheel, 0 meters. What is the height of point A if the wheel moves 2pi/3 radians clockwise? What is the equation?
November 20, 2014 by Dani

physics
A wheel of mass 0.52kg and radius 46cm is spinning with an angular velocity of 23rad/s. You exert a force F on the wheel, the wheel comes to a stop after 1/4 turn. What is F.
July 22, 2010 by meldoy

Science
You are holding the axle of a bicycle wheel with radius 30 cm and mass 1.07 kg. You get the wheel spinning at a rate of 79 rpm and then stop it by pressing the tire against the pavement. You notice that it takes 1.11 s for the wheel to come to a complete stop. What is the ...
November 26, 2012 by Gerrard

Algebra 2
The Ferris wheel in the figure has a radius of 68 feet. The clearance between the wheel and the ground is 14 feet. The rectangular coordinate system shown has its origin on the ground directly below the center of the wheel. Use the coordinate system to write the equation of ...
September 2, 2015 by alleykatt38

Physics
A roulette wheel with a 1.0m radius reaches a maximum angular speed of 18 rad/s before it stops 35 revolutions ( 220 rad ) after attaining the maximum speed. How long did it take the wheel to stop? Unless you mean the 35 revs occur after max speed, it cannot be solved. The ...
December 19, 2006 by Robert

Pre Cal
A circular Ferris wheel has a radius of 9 meters. The ride rotates a rate of 10 degrees per second. When you get in the ride at the bottom the seat is 2 meters above the ground at its lowest point in meters. How high is the seat after 54 seconds.
January 22, 2015 by Gabriela Garduno

calc
The wheels are connected BT a belt. One wheel has a radius of 10inches and is rotating 40rpm. If the other wheel has a radius of 6inches, what is its angular velocity? Is 200rev/3min correct?
April 28, 2012 by ALISON

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 please help!!
A 12.1 g CD with a radius of 6.16 cm rotates with an angular speed of 31.1 rad/s. What is its kinetic energy?
March 10, 2011 by Megan

Physics please help!!
A 12.1 g CD with a radius of 6.16 cm rotates with an angular speed of 31.1 rad/s. What is its kinetic energy?
March 10, 2011 by Megan

Physics please help!!
A 12.1 g CD with a radius of 6.16 cm rotates with an angular speed of 31.1 rad/s. What is its kinetic energy?
March 13, 2011 by Megan

physics
you are riding on a 20 meter diameter ferris wheel. when your cart is at the bottom. you feel as heavy as you normally are. what is the speed of the wheel
May 4, 2010 by dai

Physics
A Ferris Wheel, 24.0 m in diameter, rotates once every 12.5s. What is the fractional change in a person's apparent weight: a) at the top, and b) at the bottom? I need to know if I'm doing this right. Here's my work: Equation Used: Net Force = [(4(pi)^2)(R)(M)] / [T^2] M=mass T...
January 20, 2011 by Ricky

college physics (inertia)
As a result of friction, the angular speed of a wheel changes with time according to dθ/dt = ω0 *e^-(σ*t) where ω0 and σ are constants. The angular speed changes from an initial angular speed of 3.08 rad/s to 1.58 rad/s in 3.92 s. a)Determine the ...
March 30, 2010 by eric

college physics (inertia)
As a result of friction, the angular speed of a wheel changes with time according to dθ/dt = ω0 *e^-(σ*t) where ω0 and σ are constants. The angular speed changes from an initial angular speed of 3.08 rad/s to 1.58 rad/s in 3.92 s. a)Determine the ...
March 30, 2010 by eric

college physics (inertia)
As a result of friction, the angular speed of a wheel changes with time according to dθ/dt = ω0 *e^-(σ*t) where ω0 and σ are constants. The angular speed changes from an initial angular speed of 3.08 rad/s to 1.58 rad/s in 3.92 s. a)Determine the ...
March 30, 2010 by eric

Math
The first ferris wheel was built in1893 in Chicago. It's diameter was 250 feet.how many feet did the ferris wheel rotate with each complete turn?
January 24, 2013 by Kimmmee

Physics
In order to stop a Ferris wheel, a force is applied that accelerates at a rate of -0.010rad/s^2. How long will it take the Ferris wheel to stop?
June 21, 2013 by Julie

physics
A bicycle wheel is mounted on a fixed, frictionless axle. A massless string is wound around the wheel's rim, and a constant horizontal force, F, starts pulling the string from the top of the wheel starting at time t = 0 when the wheel is not rotating. Suppose that at some ...
January 22, 2010 by Gabe

Physics
You are holding the axle of a bicycle wheel with radius 35 cm and mass 1 kg. You get the wheel spinning at a rate of 55 rpm and then stop it by pressing the tire against the pavement. You notice that it takes 2.0 s for the wheel to come to a complete stop. What is the angular ...
November 6, 2014 by Ashely

Physics
A wheel turns through 90.0 revolutions in 15.0 sec. The angular speed at the end of this 15.0 sec period is 10.0 rev/s. Assuming that the angular acceleration is constant, calculate a) the angular speed at the beginning of the 15.0 sec interval, and b) the amount of time that ...
May 5, 2014 by TP

math
A ferris wheel is 35 meters in diameter,and can be boarded at ground level. The wheel turns in a counterclokcwise direction, completing one full revolution every 5 minutes. Suppose that a t=0 you are in the three o'clock position. Write a formula, using the sine function for ...
August 13, 2010 by JK

trig
The ferris wheel in an amusement park. It has a diameter of 24m, and it takes 40s to make one complete revolution. If Peter gets on a gondola which is vertically below the centre of the ferris wheel, find his rise in the height after 5s.
March 31, 2014 by Yuika

physics
A small stone of mass m is stuck on the periphery of a wheel of radius R rolling along the x-axis with a constant speed v. The centre of the wheel was at x = 0 at time t = 0, and stone was on the ground at that time. Find the angular momentum of the stone and its rate of ...
October 23, 2010 by anil

Math
Shirley is on a ferris wheel which spins at the rate of 3.2 revolutions per minute. The wheel has a radius of 45 feet, and the center of the wheels is 59 feet above the ground. After the wheel starts moving. Shirley takes 16 seconds to reach the top of the wheel. How high ...
November 28, 2009 by SC

physics
As a result of friction, the angular speed of a wheel changes with time according to d(theta)/dt = w0 e^-(aplpha*t) where w0 and alpha are constants. The angular speed changes from an initial angular speed of 4.87 rad/s to 4.27 rad/s in 33.93s. A) Determine the magnitude of ...
October 26, 2012 by michelle

physics
After 10.0 s, a spinning roulette wheel at a casino has slowed down to an angular velocity of +1.56 rad/s. During this time, the wheel has an angular acceleration of -5.45 rad/s2. Determine the angular displacement of the wheel.
November 2, 2010 by Danica

physics
After 10.0 s, a spinning roulette wheel at a casino has slowed down to an angular velocity of +1.74 rad/s. During this time, the wheel has an angular acceleration of -5.1 rad/s2. Determine the angular displacement of the wheel.
November 18, 2010 by michelle

physics
A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3800 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 46.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge. in 1 rad/s2
October 22, 2010 by john

physics
A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 54.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge in rad/s^2.
November 28, 2010 by angie

physics
An automobile tire has a radius of 0.455 m, and its center moves forward with a linear speed of v = 15.7 m/s. Determine the angular speed of the wheel.
March 11, 2012 by Katie

Physics(Please check)
After 14.6 s, a spinning roulette wheel has slowed down to an angular velocity of 1.22 rad/s. During this time, the wheel has an angular acceleration of -4.51 rad/s2. Determine the angular displacement of the wheel. I did w0= wf + (4.51)(14.6) = 1.22+45.1 46.32(14.6) - (1/2)(4...
June 5, 2012 by Hannah

Physics
A track is mounted on a large wheel that is free to turn with negligible friction about a vertical axis. A toy train of mass m = 0.140 is placed on the track and, with the system initially at rest, the train's electrical power is turned on. The train reaches a steady speed of ...
January 16, 2014 by Josh

precalculus
A ferris wheel is 20 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 3 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 10 minutes. The function h = f(t) gives your height ...
March 25, 2013 by Anonymous

engineering
a bolt located 50mm from the center of an auto wheel is tightened by the couple shown for .10 seconds. determine the resulting angular velocity of the wheel if the wheel has a radius of gyration of 250 mm and a mass of 19 kilograms
November 17, 2012 by george

Physics for Life science
1.You are riding on a 20m diameter Ferris wheel. when your cart is at the bottom, you feel twice as heavy as you normally are. what is the speed of the wheel?
May 3, 2010 by Simeon

Physics
A turntable of radius 2m rotates freely about a fixed vertical axis. A child 19 kg is standing on the turntable right at the outer edge and the system is initially rotating at an angular speed of 0.5 rev/s. The child then moves to position 1m from center of the turntable. what...
February 12, 2012 by Brittany

Physics HELP!
A solid, horizontal cylinder of mass 11.0 kg and radius 1.70 m rotates with an angular speed of 5.10 rad/s about a fixed vertical axis through its center. A 1.21 kg piece of putty is dropped vertically onto the cylinder at a point 0.600 m from the center of rotation and sticks...
November 6, 2012 by Mia

physics
A solid, horizontal cylinder of mass 12.0 kg and radius 2.30 m rotates with an angular speed of 6.70 rad/s about a fixed vertical axis through its center. A 1.60 kg piece of putty is dropped vertically onto the cylinder at a point 0.600 m from the center of rotation and sticks...
November 11, 2012 by Anonymous

Pre Algebra
Tickets on the ferris wheel cost .50 cents. At least how many tickets were sold? There are 36 cars on the ferris wheel that holds 60 people per car. Suppose every ticket holder rode for two turns of the wheel. At least how many turns did the wheel have to make? I think it's ...
May 15, 2012 by Ann

Science
The rider to a Ferris wheel moves at a rate of 0.18m/s2. If the rider is 5.0m from the center of the Ferris wheel, what is his/her velocity?
June 23, 2015 by Alfonz

Physics
A bicycle wheel of radius .7m is rolling without slipping on a horizontal surface with an angular speed of 2 rev/s when the cyclist begins to uniformly apply the brakes. The bicycle stops in 5s. Through how many revolutions did the wheel turn during the 5s of braking?
December 2, 2010 by Kevin

physics
A string is wound is tightly around a wheel. When the end of the string is pulled through a distance of 10 cm, the wheel rotates through 5 revolutions. What is the radius of the wheel?
March 6, 2012 by Amy

physics
A solid, horizontal cylinder of mass 8.0 kg and radius 1.30 m rotates with an angular speed of 5.50 rad/s about a fixed vertical axis through its center. A 0.250 kg piece of putty is dropped vertically onto the cylinder at a point 0.900 m from the center of rotation, and ...
May 3, 2011 by Dani

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 200 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.048 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
October 28, 2014 by Brittany

Physics
A rotating uniform-density disk of radius 0.6 m is mounted in the vertical plane. The axle is held up by supports that are not shown, and the disk is free to rotate on the nearly frictionless axle. The disk has mass 5.8 kg. A lump of clay with mass 0.5 kg falls and sticks to ...
April 14, 2013 by Emily

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

Trigonometry
A car with a wheel of radius 14 inches is moving with a speed of 55 mph. Find the angular speed of the automobile to the nearest mile per hour. I got 55/14
February 12, 2013 by Joe Smith

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
Each of the following objects has a radius of 0.169 m and a mass of 2.02 kg, and each rotates about an axis through its center (as in this table) with an angular speed of 38.6 rad/s. Find the magnitude of the angular momentum of each object. (a) a hoop kg · m2/s (b) a solid ...
March 8, 2015 by alba

Physics
After fixing a flat tire on a bicycle you give the wheel a spin. Its initial angular speed was 7.35 rad/s and it rotated 15.0 revolutions before coming to rest. What was the average angular acceleration? For what length of time did the wheel rotate?
October 23, 2011 by Jackie

Physics
A Ferris wheel has a circumference of 93 m and it completes one rotation in 2.3 minutes without stopping. What is the percentage change in apparent weight (=weight difference/weight = W/W) of a passenger between the highest and the lowest positions on this Ferris wheel?
September 21, 2011 by Logan

physics help please
A torque of 1.15 N·m is applied to a bicycle wheel of radius 36 cm and mass 0.83 kg. Treating the wheel as a hoop, find its angular acceleration. ?rad/s2 I know accel is alpha times the radius...where does torque tie in?
October 22, 2008 by kelsey

physics
Two gerbils run in place with a linear speed of 0.60m/s on an exercise wheel that is shaped like a hoop.Find the angular momentum of the system if each gerbil has a mass of 0.22kg and the exercise wheel has a radius of 8.5 cm and a mass of 5.0 g.
December 1, 2010 by Anonymous

Math
Shirley is on a Ferris wheel which spins at the rate of 3.6 revolutions per minute. The wheel has a radius of 35 feet, and the center of the wheel is 51 feet above the ground. After the wheel starts moving, Shirley takes 12 seconds to reach the top of the wheel. How high above...
March 7, 2014 by Christie

math
A Ferris wheel 28.0m in diameter rotates once every 21.0s. What is the ratio of a person's apparent weight to her real weight at the top? What is the ratio of a person's apparent weight to her real weight at the bottom?
October 2, 2009 by Confused

Trig
A ferris wheel has a 14 meter diameter and turns counterclockwise at 6 rpm. a) Assuming that the center of the wheel is the origin of an x-y coordinate plane, write functions to find the position (x,y) of a rider that starts at the bottom of the wheel. b) Where is the rider 2 ...
April 8, 2012 by Lisa

physics
A flywheel rotates at a constant angular acceleration. At time t = 1.38 s, it rotates with a speed of ω = 2.40 rad/s in the clockwise direction. At time t = 5.97 s, it rotates with a speed of ω = 2.40 rad/s in the counter-clockwise direction. What is its angular ...
April 7, 2015 by winged17

Physics. PLEASE HELP!!
A Ferris wheel rotates 4 times each minute and has a diameter of 17 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. What is the centripetal acceleration of a rider? Answer in units of m/s2
February 29, 2012 by Ashley

Physics. PLEASE HELP!!
A Ferris wheel rotates 4 times each minute and has a diameter of 17 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. What is the centripetal acceleration of a rider? Answer in units of m/s2
February 29, 2012 by Ashley

physics
A car's wheel of radius r=50cm goes through 5000rev in 1min. find the car's average angular velocity,and how far it travels along the ground in 1min. The linear speed v and angular speed w of the point of a rotating body are connected by the equation v=wr. where r is the ...
March 10, 2015 by Sarah

Physics
A space station in the form of a large wheel, 200m in diameter, rotates to provide an "artificial gravity" of 9.9m/s^2 for people located at the outer rim. What is the frequency of the rotational motion for the wheel to produce this effect? Answer in units of rev/min. ...
September 18, 2006 by puff puff

Physics
A 16 kg mass is attached to a cord that is wrapped around a wheel with a radius of 10.9cm. The acceleration of the mass down the frictionless incline is measured to be 1.4 m/s2.The angle of incline is 36 degrees. Assume the axle of the wheel to be frictionless. The force of ...
March 26, 2010 by Caryn

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

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
A spoked wheel with a radius of 44.0 cm and a mass of 1.90 kg is mounted horizontally on frictionless bearings. JiaJun puts his 0.550-kg guinea pig on the outer edge of the wheel. The guinea pig begins to run along the edge of the wheel with a speed of 18.0 cm/s with respect ...
March 29, 2012 by Riya

math
The London Eye is a large ferris wheel. Each sealed and air-conditioned passenger capsule holds about 25 passengers. The diameter of the wheel is 135 m, and the wheel takes about half an hour to complete one revolution. a) Determine the exact angle, in radians, that a ...
November 6, 2009 by ariza

math
The London Eye is a large ferris wheel. Each sealed and air-conditioned passenger capsule holds about 25 passengers. The diameter of the wheel is 135 m, and the wheel takes about half an hour to complete one revolution. a) Determine the exact angle, in radians, that a ...
November 6, 2009 by -

physics
An automobile tire has a radius of 0.335 m, and its center moves forward with a linear speed of v = 24.1 m/s. (a) Determine the angular speed of the wheel. (b) Relative to the axle, what is the tangential speed of a point located 0.243 m from the axle?
July 16, 2013 by katie

Physics
A potter's wheel rotates with an angular frequency of 1.54 rad/s. What is its period?
June 12, 2012 by Kate

Trig - Ferris Wheel
A ferris wheel is 250 ft in diameter and revolves every 40 second when in motion. You step up to the seat on the wheel at the bottom 2 feet about the fround so you are sitting 4 feet about the ground at start. Derive the formula for the height of your seat at time (t). Then ...
February 13, 2007 by Anthony Gonzalez

Physics
At time t=0 a grinding wheel has an angular velocity of 26.0 rad/s. It has a constant angular acceleration of 25.0 rad/s^2 until a circuit breaker trips at time t = 2.50 s. From then on, the wheel turns through an angle of 440 rad as it coasts to a stop at constant angular ...
November 7, 2008 by Samantha

Physics
When a solid wheel rotates about a fixed axis, do all of the points of the wheel have the same tangential speed?
January 24, 2010 by courtney!!

Physics
A rotating wheel requires 9.00 s to rotate 29.0 revolutions. Its angular velocity at the end of the 9.00 s interval is 98.0 rad/s. What is the constant angular acceleration of the wheel in radians/second squared? (Do not assume that the wheel starts at rest.)
November 4, 2010 by Annie

physics
A torque of 0.97 N-m is applied to a bicycle wheel of radius 0.35 m and mass 0.75 kg. Treating the wheel as a hoop, find its angular acceleration.
November 25, 2011 by pakilina

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
a track is mounted on a large wheel that is free to turn with negligible friction about a vertical axis. a toy train of mass m is placed on the track and, with the system initially at rest, the electrical power is turned on. the train reaches a steady speed v with respect to ...
February 13, 2008 by Sarah

physics
A beetle sits at the top of a bicycle wheel and flies away just before it would be squashed. Assuming that the wheel turns clockwise, the beetle's angular displacement is 3.14 radians, which corresponds to an arc length of 1.2 m. What is the wheel's radius?
March 19, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
A potter’s wheel of radius 53.13 cm and mass 106.4 kg is freely rotating at 47.1 rev/min. The potter can stop the wheel in 5.65 s by pressing a wet rag against the rim and exerting a radially inward force of 66.2 N. What is the angular acceleration of the wheel?
November 8, 2013 by JAYZ

Physics
A bicycle wheel of radius .7m is rolling without slipping on a horizontal surface with an angular speed of 2 rev/s when the cyclist begins to uniformly apply the brakes. The bicycle stops in 5 s. Through how many revolutions did the wheel turn during the 5 s of braking? I ...
November 18, 2010 by Kevin

Physics
A bicycle wheel of radius .7m is rolling without slipping on a horizontal surface with an angular speed of 2 rev/s when the cyclist begins to uniformly apply the brakes. The bicycle stops in 5 s. Through how many revolutions did the wheel turn during the 5 s of braking? I ...
November 30, 2010 by Kevin

Physics
A bicycle wheel of radius .7m is rolling without slipping on a horizontal surface with an angular speed of 2 rev/s when the cyclist begins to uniformly apply the brakes. The bicycle stops in 5 s. Through how many revolutions did the wheel turn during the 5 s of braking? I ...
December 1, 2010 by Kevin

Physics
A hoop of mass M = 3 kg and radius R = 0.5 m rolls without slipping down a hill, as shown in the figure. The lack of slipping means that when the center of mass of the hoop has speed v, the tangential speed of the hoop relative to the center of mass is also equal to vCM, since...
November 18, 2011 by Nho Neim

science
A hoop of mass M = 4 kg and radius R = 0.4 m rolls without slipping down a hill, as shown in the figure. The lack of slipping means that when the center of mass of the hoop has speed v, the tangential speed of the hoop relative to the center of mass is also equal to vCM, since...
July 20, 2014 by Zoey

science- physics
A rotating wheel requires 4.17 s to rotate through 37 rev. Its angular speed at the end of the 4.17 s interval is 104 rad/s. What is its constant angular acceleration? Assume the angular acceleration has the same sign as the angular velocity.
October 19, 2012 by joe

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 210 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.161 rad/s2. (b) What is the mass of the ...
November 9, 2011 by jim

Trig
A Ferris wheel is 40 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 4 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 2 minutes. How many minutes of the ride are spent ...
February 13, 2013 by Christine

precalculus
A Ferris wheel is 10 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 3 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes 1 full revolution in 4 minutes. How many minutes of the ride are spent ...
July 9, 2014 by Anonymous

physics
A star the size of the sun has a mass 8 times as great. It rotates on its axis once every 12 days. It then collapses into a neutron star of radius 10km, losing three quarters of its mass in the process. How long does it take to rotate once after collapse? (it's spere though ...
November 30, 2012 by ashley

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