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February 21, 2017
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**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 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 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 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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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**

AN AUTOMOBILE TIRE HAS A RADIUS OF 0.330M AND ITS CENTER MOVES FORWARD WITH A LINEAR SPEED OF V= 15.0M/S. a) DETERMINE THE ANGULAR SPEED OF THE WHEEL. B) RELATIVE TO THE AXLE, WHAT IS THE TANGENTIAL SPEED OF A POINT LOCATED 0.175M FROM THE AXLE?

*November 8, 2016 by kassy*

**Physics**

A potter's wheel rotates with an angular frequency of 1.54 rad/s. What is its period?

*June 12, 2012 by Kate*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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 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*

**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*

**physics help please....**

After fixing a flat tire on a bicycle you give the wheel a spin. (a) If its initial angular speed was 5.17 rad/s and it rotated 10.6 revolutions before coming to rest, what was its average angular acceleration? rad/s2 (b) For what length of time did the wheel rotate? s

*October 19, 2008 by sally*

**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**

An automobile tire has a radius of 0.380 m, and its center moves forward with a linear speed of v = 19.0 m/s. (a) Determine the angular speed of the wheel. (Assume that there is no slipping of the surfaces in contact during the rolling motion.) rad/s

*April 4, 2008 by Zay*

**trig**

How fast is a bicycle traveling in feet per second if a wheel has a 21-in. diameter and the angular speed of the wheel is 33 radians per second? The speed of the bicycle is the same as the linear speed of a wheel.

*September 11, 2007 by Kim*

**physics**

A wheel is rotating at a rate of 2.2 revolutions every 3.5 s. Through what angle, in radians, does the wheel rotate in 1.0 Angular displacement=angularspeed*time angular speed has to be in radians/sec, and time in seconds.

*October 23, 2006 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

In a fairground ride a child of mass 37 kg stands against the inside surface of a circular cylinder of radius 3.9m that rotates around its vertical axis of symmetry. The cylinder has an angular speed of 1.3 rad/s and an angular acceleration of 0.12 rad s^-2. What is the radial...

*August 18, 2012 by Alex*

**Physics**

A cyclist starts from rest and pedals such that the wheels of his bike have a constant angular acceleration. After 20.0 s, the wheels have made 219 rev. What is the angular acceleration of the wheels? What is the angular velocity of the wheels after 20.0 s? If the radius of ...

*April 2, 2014 by Ted*

**physics**

A cyclist starts from rest and pedals such that the wheels of his bike have a constant angular acceleration. After 18.0 s, the wheels have made 190 rev. What is the angular acceleration of the wheels? What is the angular velocity of the wheels after 18.0 s? If the radius of ...

*April 25, 2016 by Ron*

**grade 12 Functions**

A ferris wheel with a diameter of 60m rotates at a constant speed three times every 1.5pie minutes and reaches a maximum height of 62m from the ground. if you started the ride when it is at its highest point, on what internal of time would you be more than 58m above the ground...

*December 17, 2013 by Robert*

**physics**

a 60kg man is on a steadily rotating Ferris wheel. the man is standing on a bathroom scale and the scale reads 45kg at the top of the wheel. take g=10m/s^2 (a) what does the scale read when the man is at the bottom of the wheel? (b)what does the scale read when the man is ...

*October 11, 2010 by Ashley*

**Physics**

The large disk-shaped flywheel illustrated below has a radius R of 0.25 m. It is made to spin by the small wheel that contacts it at its rim. The small wheel applies a constant force of 1430 N. Friction in the bearing exerts a retarding torque 22 Nm on the large wheel. If the ...

*November 7, 2016 by Beth*

**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. (a) What is the moment of ...

*November 9, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.370m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 470 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 0.800 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...

*November 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Cal**

A Ferris wheel is 40 meters in diameter and boarded from a platform that is 5 meters above the ground. The six o'clock position on the Ferris wheel is level with the loading platform. The wheel completes one full revolution every 7 minutes. You make two complete revolutions on...

*February 14, 2014 by Courtney*

**math function2**

A ferris wheel turns at a constant speed. the lowest point of the wheel is ground level. a person is standing on a platform 4m about ground. The intervals between two successive times are alternatly 6 s and 18 s. Part A) what is the period of rotation? Part B) what is the ...

*January 25, 2015 by Shanu*

**Physics 1**

A disk rotates with constant angular acceleration. The initial angular speed of the disk is 2π rad/s. After the disk rotates through 17π radians, the angular speed is 18π rad/s. (a) What is the magnitude of the angular acceleration? answer in rad/s2 (b) How much...

*October 2, 2014 by Nat*

**Maths**

A ferris wheel has an axle standing 38m off the ground and a radius of 35m. The wheel takes 5 minutes to complete one revolution. The wheel moves in clockwise motion and you are sitting in one of the carriages which is horizontally in line with the axle, moving upwards. Form ...

*May 1, 2012 by Raina*

**Trig**

As you ride a ferris wheel, your distance from the ground varies sinusoidally with time. When the last passenger boards the ferris wheel and the ride starts moving, let your position be modeled by the diagram provided. Let t be the number of seconds that have elapsed since you...

*March 22, 2012 by TRig*

**PHYSICS**

A spinning wheel on a fireworks display is initially rotating in a counterclockwise direction. The wheel has an angular acceleration of -3.80 rad/s2. Because of this acceleration, the angular velocity of the wheel changes from its initial value to a final value of -21.0 rad/s...

*November 14, 2008 by Steven*

**PHysics**

A thin, light wire is wrapped around the rim of a wheel, as shown in the following figure. The wheel rotates without friction about a stationary horizontal axis that passes through the center of the wheel. The wheel is a uniform disk with radius 0.400 m. An object of mass 4.50...

*November 3, 2011 by omg*

**Physics**

A penny farthing is a bicylce that was popular between 1870 and 1890. As the drawing shows, this type of bicycle has a large front wheel (R=1.20m) and a smaller rear wheel (r=.34m). A bicyclist, riding at a linear velocity of 12.5 m/s, applies the brake and produces an angular...

*June 2, 2011 by Samantha*

**physics**

Point P is on the rim of a wheel of radius 2.0 m. At time t = 0, the wheel is at rest, and P is on the x axis. The wheel undergoes a uniform angular acceleration of 0.01 rad/s^2 about the center O. In Figure 9.1, the magnitude of the linear acceleration of P, when it reaches ...

*November 16, 2012 by terry*

**physics**

A conveyer belt is driven by a large (diameter = 1.0 m) wheel. The wheel starts from rest and has an angular acceleration of 0.35 rad/s 2. (a) Through what angle does the wheel turn in 18 s? (b) What is the wheel's angular velocity at that time...

*January 12, 2011 by teal*

**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*

**Math - need help ASAP!! Please!**

The question relates to application of sine functions. -------------- A carnival Ferris wheel with a radius of 7m makes one complete revolution every 16 seconds. The bottom of the wheel is 1.5m above the ground. a) Draw a sketch to show a person's height (h) above the ground ...

*November 4, 2007 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An automobile wheel with a 9.00-cm radius and the radius to the rim is 7cm, as shown below, rotates at 2.50 rad/s. How fast does a point 6.50 cm from the center travel? 1 cm/s

*November 26, 2010 by javane*

**physics**

A 4.50-kg wheel that is 34.5 cm in diameter rotates through an angle of 13.8 rad as it slows down uniformly from 22.0 rad/s to 13.5 rad/s. What is the magnitude of the angular acceleration of the wheel? A) 0.616 rad/s 2 B) 22.5 rad/s 2 C) 5.45 rad/s 2 D) 10.9 rad/s 2 E) 111 ...

*June 28, 2012 by help me!!!*

**Physics**

A device consists of eight balls each of mass 0.4 kg attached to the ends of low-mass spokes of length 1.8 m, so the radius of rotation of the balls is 0.9 m. The device is mounted in the vertical plane. The axle is held up by supports that are not shown, and the wheel is free...

*April 14, 2013 by Emily*

**Math**

A ferris wheel is 30 meters in diameter and boarded in the six o'clock position from a platform that is 10 meters above the ground. The wheel completes one full revolution every 10 minutes. At the initial time t=0 you are in the twelve o'clock position.Find a formula, using ...

*December 10, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**Physics**

In a tape recorder, the magnetic tape moves at a constant linear speed of 5.6 cm/s. To maintain this constant linear speed, the angular speed of the driving spool (the take-up spool) has to change accordingly. (a) What is the angular speed of the take-up spool when it is empty...

*October 21, 2011 by mymi*

**Physics**

A grindstone of radius 4.0m is initially spinning with an angular speed of 8.0 rad/s. The angular speed is then increased to 12 rad/s over 4.0s. Assume that the angular acceleration is constant. What is the average angular speed of grindstone?

*April 2, 2012 by Natasha*

**math trig**

If a ferris wheel has a radius of 20.5meters, how tall would a 45 degree angle be?

*May 9, 2013 by Zoe*

**physics**

A small bead of mass m is carried by a circular hoop of radius r which rotates about a fixed vertical axis. Show how one might determine the angular speed w of the hoop by observing the angle theta which locates the bead. Theta is measured to the right of the vertical axis. ...

*October 31, 2009 by Jessi*

**Physics**

A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rpm (revolutions per minute). When switched off, it rotates 70.0 times before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge. (Assume the initial direction of rotation is the ...

*October 14, 2010 by Gina*

**Math**

1. What percent of people chose the Ferris wheel or the carousel as their favorite ride? Other 19% Ferris wheel 18% Carousel 25% Roller coaster 38% A. 25% B. 37% C. 43% < -- C? D. 56% 2. Two hundred people were surveyed about their favorite ride at an amusement park. The ...

*June 2, 2015 by Nyla*

**Advanced Physic**

A gob of clay, mass 217 g, falls from rest a distance 50 cm before striking and sticking to the edge of a wheel free to rotate about a horizontal axis through its center (Fig. 10-38). The wheel can be approximated as a solid disk of mass 49 kg and radius 84 cm. What is the ...

*May 14, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math (please help!)**

The largest Ferris Wheel in the world is the London Eye in England. The height (in metres) of a rider on the London Eye after t minutes can be described by the function h(t) = 67 sin[0.2094(t-30)] + 70 Using this equation i'm supposed to find the diameter, the maximum (top of ...

*January 23, 2011 by Haley*

**Advanced Functions**

The vertical position, h, in metres, of a gondola on a Ferris wheel is modelled using the function h = 10 sin ((pi/15) (t-d)) + 12 where t is the time, in seconds. The gondola must assume a vertical position of 7 m at t=0 s , and be on its way upward. Determine the phase shift...

*November 20, 2009 by -*

**physics**

Each of the following objects has a radius of 0.180 m and a mass of 2.65 kg, and each rotates about an axis through its center (as in the table below) with an angular speed of 41.4 rad/s. Find the magnitude of the angular momentum of each object. a) a hoop ___ kg m/s b) a ...

*December 15, 2012 by anonymous*

**physics**

Each of the following objects has a radius of 0.180 m and a mass of 2.65 kg, and each rotates about an axis through its center (as in the table below) with an angular speed of 41.4 rad/s. Find the magnitude of the angular momentum of each object. a) a hoop ___ kg m/s b) a ...

*December 15, 2012 by anonymous*

**physics**

A high-speed sander has a disk 8.00 cm in radius that rotates about its axis at a constant rate of 1100 revolutions per minute. Determine the angular speed of the disk in radians per second.

*March 7, 2012 by Joe*

**Math**

You are in a car of a ferris wheel. The wheel has a radius of 8m and turns counterclockwise. Let the orgin be at the center of the wheel. Begin each sketch in parts a) and b) when the radius from the centre of the wheel to your car is along the positive x-axis. a) Sketch the ...

*March 6, 2013 by Kristien*

**math**

The Earth rotates once every 24 hours. What is the angular speed of a point on the Earth's surface in rad/min. Give your answer to five decimal places. Use 3.14 for pi. (example units: m/s, mi/h)

*May 19, 2012 by Jill*

**Dynamics**

A pelton wheel attains its operating speed of 800 rev/min within 2s after it is turn on. Determine the constant angular accelerations of pelton wheel. also find the total number of revolutions the wheel makes before it attains operating speed

*July 31, 2012 by Dhilsath*

**Physics**

A Ferris Wheel with a radius of 15 meter makes one complete rotation every 10 seconds.

*March 4, 2012 by Mina*

**Math 142 (Pre-Cal) (Circles)**

A wheel has a radius of 10 inches is rotating with an angular velocity of 2.5 revolutions per second. Find the distance the wheel travels in 15 seconds.

*April 12, 2016 by Ray*

**Physics**

a bicycle turned upside down whiles owner repairs a flat tire. A friend spins the other wheel, of radius R, and observed that drops of water fly off tangentially. She measures the height reached by drops vertically. A drop that breaks loose from the tire on one turn rises a ...

*October 19, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

1. A point on the edge of a large wheel of radius 0.45 meters moves through an angle of 170o at a constant angular velocity of 0.25 radians/sec. . (a) Find the length (in meters) of the arc described by the point. (b) Find the linear velocity (in m/sec) of a point located on ...

*April 6, 2015 by ryan*

**physics**

questions( there are 3 so I will # 1-3) info: A 18.9 kg object is attached to a cord that is wrapped around a wheel of radius 10.7 cm. The acceleration of the object down the frictionless incline is measured to be .9 m/s2. Assume the axle of the wheel to be frictionless. The ...

*March 24, 2008 by Ty*

**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**

A bicycle is rolling down a circular portion of a path; this portion of the path has a radius of 8.73 m. As the drawing illustrates, the angular displacement of the bicycle is θ = 0.979 rad. What is the angle (in radians) through which each bicycle wheel (radius = 0.320 m...

*August 5, 2015 by paul*

**Angular acceleration**

Appreciate if someone can advise on how to calculate the following: A hoist lifts a 3.5kg load from rest, and has a final velocity of 2 m/s after 4 seconds. The motor can develop a torque of 4 Nm. Determine: i) The linear acceleration of the mass. ii) The angular acceleration ...

*March 24, 2007 by BIGEYE*

**Math**

If a Ferris wheel has a 64 m radius and the center ot the wheel is 84 m above the ground, what is the height of a carriage above the ground starting from 0 degrees to 360 degrees?

*April 21, 2013 by Natalie*

**science**

A flywheel makes 120 rpm. Find the angular speed of any point on the wheel and linear speed of a point is 10 cm from the center of the wheel.

*October 22, 2016 by Shubhrajyoti ghosh*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a disk rotates about its central axis with constant angular acceleration. In 6.00 s, it rotates 28.0 rad. During that time, what are the magnitudes of (a) the angular acceleration and (b) the average angular velocity? (c) What is the instantaneous angular ...

*November 25, 2011 by S.Jacob*

**physics**

A large wooden wheel of radius R and the moment of inertia I is mounted on an axle so as to rotate freely. A bullet of mass m and speed v is shot tangential to the wheel and strike its edge, lodging in the wheel’s rim. If the wheel was originally at rest, what is its ...

*December 4, 2010 by Gee*

**College Physics**

A wheel of radius 0.398 m is mounted on a frictionless horizontal axis. The rotational inertia of the wheel about the axis is 0.0576 kg·m2. A massless cord wrapped around the wheel is attached to a 0.790 kg block that slides on a horizontal frictionless surface. If a ...

*July 6, 2012 by Stephanie*

**physics**

A toy train track is mounted on a large wheel that is free to turn with negligible friction about a vertical axis (see the figure). A toy train of mass m = 2.5 kg is placed on the track and, with the system initially at rest, the electrical power is turned on. The train ...

*November 9, 2009 by Emily*

**Math**

The rim of the London Eye (a 135m diameter ferris wheel) moves 26 cm/sec, slow enough for passengers to safely get on the wheel from the platform (2 meters above ground level) without stopping the wheel at the bottom of its rotation. What's the height at the bottom of the ...

*December 10, 2012 by anna*

**Physics problems**

Hi, everyone who is going to read this, thank you for trying to help me, this really means a lot to me, you are saving my behind! Ok, so here it goes: I was wondering if this information is correct; please tell me if it is not A Ferris wheel is a vertical wheel...it undergoes ...

*October 28, 2007 by Serena*

**Physics**

At t = 0, a wheel rotating about a fixed axis at a constant angular deceleration of 0.37 rad/s2 has an angular velocity of 0.5 rad/s and an angular position of 8.5 rad. What is the angular position of the wheel after 2 s? Answer in units of rad

*March 5, 2013 by dallas*

**physics**

The flywheel of an engine has a moment of inertia of 24 kg*m^2. a) if the radius of the wheel is 0.6m, what force is required to accelerate the wheel from rest to an angular velocity of 300 rpm in 6 seconds? b) how many turns does it make during this time?

*December 12, 2012 by Natasha*

**physics**

The flywheel of an engine has a moment of inertia of 24 kg*m^2. a) if the radius of the wheel is 0.6m, what force is required to accelerate the wheel from rest to an angular velocity of 300 rpm in 6 seconds? b) how many turns does it make during this time?

*December 12, 2012 by Natasha*

**PHYSICS!!**

A person thought it would be a good idea to change a tire on the side of a hill. The tire has a width of W = 0.30 m and a radius of R = 0.40 m. The inside of the wheel is empty, but the wheel is solid from a radius of R/2 to R with uniform density. The density of the material ...

*April 4, 2016 by Vanessa*

**physics 2...help please**

A wheel on a game show is given an initial angular speed of 1.33 rad/s. It comes to rest after rotating through 3/4 of a turn. (a) Find the average torque exerted on the wheel given that it is a disk of radius 0.76 m and mass 6.4 kg. ? N·m sorry, I'm having converting issues...

*October 22, 2008 by kelsey*

**Physics**

A Ferris wheel has a radius of 14 m. What period of rotation would give the occupants a feeling of "weightlessness" at the top? __s

*March 4, 2012 by Sam*

**Physics**

A 0.58- kg flashlight is swung at the end of a string in a horizontal circle of 0.85- m radius with a constant angular speed. If no torque is applied, what must the radius become if the angular speed of the flashlight is to be halved?

*November 18, 2009 by kate*

**Physics**

A potter is shaping a bowl on a a potter’s wheel. The wheel rotaes at a constant angular speed. The frictional force between her hands and the clay is 1.25 N. How large is the torque she produces on the wheel if the diameter of the bowl is 13 cm.

*July 28, 2015 by Anonymous*

**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*