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September 23, 2014

September 23, 2014

Number of results: 30,635

**physics**

the earthis moving around the sun in a circular orbit of radius 1.5*10^11. it makes one revolution per year.find the angular speed of earth in radian/sec, and the tangential speed of earth using the formula v=r.w , and tangetial speed ?
*April 25, 2010 by mo*

**physics**

The angular position of a point on the rim of a rotating wheel is given by = 4.0t - 1.0t2 + t3, where is in radians and t is in seconds. (a) What is the angular velocity at t = 2 s? (b)What is the angular velocity at t = 4.0 s? (c) What is the average angular acceleration for ...
*March 10, 2007 by winterWX*

**physics**

A wheel of diameter 0.700 meters rolls without slipping. A point on the top of the wheel moves with a tangential speed of 2.00 m/s with respect to the ground. 1. If the wheel suddenly stops spinning and skis along the ground then a. v=rù b. v>rù c. v<rù thank you
*January 20, 2009 by bob*

**Physics**

Which of the following is not a good example of uniform circular motion? a) a person riding on a ferris wheel that is turning at a constant rate b) a person taking off on an airplane to fly around the world on a path defined by the equator c) a race car driving at a constant ...
*October 16, 2012 by Lewis*

**U. Phys**

What is the angular momentum of a 3.7kg uniform cylindrical grinding wheel of radius 25cm when rotating at 1500rpm? How much torque(in magnitude) is required to stop it in 5.0s? Could you explain this in detail, I don't really understand torque and momentum well.
*November 2, 2009 by Taylor*

**Physics**

TURNTABLE SOLUTIONS A gyroscope consists of a uniform disc of mass radius M= 1 kg and radius R= 0.3 m . The disc spins with an angular speed ω= 400 rad⋅s-1 as shown in the figure below. The gyroscope precesses, with its axle at an angle 30∘ below the ...
*November 24, 2013 by Anon*

**Physics**

A bicycle wheel of radius 0.30 m is spinning at a rate of 60 revolutions per minute. What is the centripetal acceleration of a point that is 0.11 m from the outer edge of the wheel?
*February 17, 2013 by Erin *

**Math**

Paul's car can have wheel's ranging from 18-24 inches radius. He has the option of getting a wheel with the diameter of 2 and half feet, 3 and half feet, or 4 and half feet. What size wheel should he purchase? Explain?
*April 9, 2012 by Ronasia Mcbride*

**physics**

How many revolutions per minute would a 15 -diameter Ferris wheel need to make for the passengers to feel "weightless" at the topmost point?
*March 6, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A student on a piano stool rotates freely with an angular speed of 2.85rev/s . The student holds a 1.10kg mass in each outstretched arm, 0.789m from the axis of rotation. The combined moment of inertia of the student and the stool, ignoring the two masses, is 5.23kg⋅m2...
*November 7, 2013 by Patricia*

**physics**

A wheel, starting from rest, has a constant angular acceleration of 1.3 rad/s2. In a 2.5-s interval, it turns through an angle of 98 rad. How long has the wheel been in motion at the start of this 2.5-s interval?
*March 17, 2008 by shelby*

**Physics**

A popular carnival ride consists of a large, round room that rotates fast enough that any person standing against the wall will be stuck there, even as the floor is dropped away from their feet. The coefficient of static friction between the person and the wall is μs , ...
*July 26, 2012 by Zac*

**Physics URGENT!!!**

A wheel has a radius of 3.5 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 71.0°? B) A wheel has a radius of 3.5 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an ...
*October 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A centrifuge is a common laboratory instrument that separates components of differing densities in solution. This is accomplished by spinning a sample around in a circle with a large angular speed. Suppose that after a centrifuge in a medical laboratory is turned off, it ...
*November 3, 2011 by marie*

**physics**

A bicycle is moving at 8.3 m/s. What is the angular speed of its tires if their radius is 42 cm?
*October 22, 2007 by steph*

**Circle Geometry**

A wheel has radius 30 cm.It rolls along the ground toward a tack that is 58cm from the point where the wheel currently touches the ground. What is the distance between the tack and the closest point on the circumference of the wheel! I don't understand thus it all! Please help...
*April 9, 2014 by Cherie*

**Physics**

A dentist causes the bit of a high-speed drill to accelerate from an angular speed of 1.20 104 rad/s to an angular speed of 3.14 104 rad/s. In the process, the bit turns through 1.92 104 rad. Assuming a constant angular acceleration, how long would it take the bit to reach its...
*October 22, 2012 by Sam*

**physics**

A dentist causes the bit of a high-speed drill to accelerate from an angular speed of 1.50 x 104 rad/s to an angular speed of 3.76 x 104 rad/s. In the process, the bit turns through 3.13 x 104 rad. Assuming a constant angular acceleration, how long would it take the bit to ...
*April 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics 111-1**

A wheel, starting from rest, has a constant angular acceleration of 1.8 rad/s2. In a 3.7-s interval, it turns through an angle of 52 rad. How long has the wheel been in motion at the start of this 3.7-s interval?
*November 18, 2012 by Paula*

**physics**

A wheel, starting from rest, has a constant angular acceleration of 1.8 rad/s^2. In a 3.1-s interval, it turns through an angle of 142 rad. How long has the wheel been in motion at the start of this 3.1-s interval?
*April 2, 2014 by Tsion*

**Physics**

A 4.0 kg wheel of 20 cm radius of gyration is rotating at 360 rpm. The retarding frictional torque is .12 N.m. Compute the time it will take the wheel to coast to a rest.
*November 27, 2012 by Trevor*

**Physics**

A 4.0 kg wheel of 20 cm radius of gyration is rotating at 360 rpm. The retarding frictional torque is .12 N.m. Compute the time it will take the wheel to coast to a rest.
*November 27, 2012 by Trevor*

**Trigonometry - LONESTAR**

The figure below is a model of a Ferris wheel. The diameter of the wheel is 191 feet, and one complete revolution takes 15 minutes. The bottom of the wheel is 11 feet above the ground. Complete the table below. (Round your answers to two decimal places.) t H 0 min 11 ft 1.875 ...
*March 3, 2014 by Angels*

**Physics**

A car is traveling with a speed of 34 m/s. If the tires have an angular speed of 103 rad/s, what is the radius of the tires
*December 18, 2012 by Dave*

**college physics **

How many revolutions per minute would a 18 m-diameter Ferris wheel need to make for the passengers to feel "weightless" at the topmost point?
*October 2, 2011 by Luke *

**SCIENCE,PHYSICS**

A thin ring with resistance R=10 Ω and self inductance L=0.2 H rotates with constant angular speed ω=100 rad/s in an external uniform magnetic field perpendicular to the rotation axis. As a result, the magnetic flux created by the external field varies with time as...
*July 18, 2013 by kk*

**phys**

A disk rolls down a slope. It rotational axis is its center of mass. It is rotation at a constant angular speed making 34.0 full revolutions in a time interval of 3.30 s. 1)What is the rotational inertia of the disk if its mass is 11.7 kg, and its radius is 49.6 cm? A=1.44kmg^...
*December 7, 2009 by ami*

**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*

**Physics**

A children merry go round in the consist of 300 kg solid horizontal disk of radius 8.5 m. It rotates at a speed of .25 revolution per second while a person of mass 150 km takes a ride at the edge of the disk. How fast will the disk be rotating if the person walks 4m along the ...
*December 14, 2013 by Tsunayoshi*

**math**

If a Ferris wheel takes 45 seconds to make a complete rotation, how many rotations will it complete in 3 hours?
*April 28, 2008 by Cherie*

**Physics(Please help)**

A person is riding a bicycle, and its wheels have an angular velocity of 26.0 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 17.6 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the bike ...
*June 5, 2012 by Hannah*

**Physics**

A thin rod of length L and mass M rotates about a vertical axis through its center with angular velocity w. The rod makes an angle B with the rotation axis. Determine the angular momentum of the rod.
*April 18, 2008 by Nik*

**physics! please help!! **

A particle rotates counterclockwise in a circle of radius 6.5 m with a constant angular speed of 7.4 rad/s. At t = 0, the particle has an x coordinate of 3.3 m and y > 0 . A) Determine the x coordinate of the particle at t = 0.716 s. Answer in units of m ( I know this ...
*December 6, 2012 by michelle*

**physics**

1.A truck with a mass 5000 kg is heading East at 20 m/s. Meanwhile a car with a mass 2500 kg is heading North at 30 m/s. The two vehicles collide at an intersection, get stuck together, and the wreckage keeps moving to some direction.find the speed of the wreckage and the ...
*July 8, 2008 by Sandhya*

**algebra**

The circular path of cars on a ferris wheel can be modeled with the equation x^2-14x+y^2-150y=-49, measured in feet. What is the maximum height above ground of the riders.
*April 27, 2012 by Dena*

**Physics**

Each tire on a car has a radius of 0.330 m and is rotating with an angular speed of 19.5 revolutions/s. Find the linear speed v of the car, assuming that the tires are not slipping against the ground.
*October 24, 2011 by Jasmin*

**math**

ANGULAR SPEED OF A RACE CAR. A race car is driven around a circular track at a constant speed of 180miles per hour. If the diameter of the track is 1/2mile, what is the angular speed of the car? Express your answer in revolutions per hour(which is equivalent to laps per hour) ...
*June 13, 2007 by michelle*

**math/ CIRCUMFERENCE of a circle**

A person has a measuring wheel that records the distance the wheel is rolled along the ground. The circumference of the wheel is one yard. If the wheel is pushed half a mile, how many times will the wheel go around (1mi=5280 ft)?
*January 24, 2011 by Suzanne*

**math/ CIRCUMFERENCE of a circle**

A person has a measuring wheel that records the distance the wheel is rolled along the ground. The circumference of the wheel is one yard. If the wheel is pushed half a mile, how many times will the wheel go around (1mi=5280 ft)?
*January 24, 2011 by Suzanne*

**physics**

A particle rotates counterclockwise in a circle of radius 6.5 m with a constant angular speed of 7.4 rad/s. At t = 0, the particle has an x coordinate of 3.3 m and y > 0 . A) Determine the x coordinate of the particle at t = 0.716 s. Answer in units of m ( I know this ...
*December 6, 2012 by michelle*

**Physics***

A student sits on a rotating stool holding two 3.2-kg objects. When his arms are extended horizontally, the objects are 1.0 m from the axis of rotation and he rotates with an angular speed of 0.75 rad/s. The moment of inertia of the student plus stool is 3.0 kg · m2 and is ...
*October 20, 2011 by Allie*

**Physics**

How do I find tangential speed with just radius, time and angular acceleration?
*January 3, 2011 by MT*

**physics**

A train is rounding a circular curve whose radius is 1.87E+2 m. At one instant, the train has an angular acceleration of 1.51E-3 rad/s2 and an angular speed of 0.0470 rad/s. Find the magnitude of the total acceleration (centripetal plus tangential) of the train.
*March 16, 2012 by Katie*

**physics**

as i have known that centripetal force is directly proportional to the angular speed square. so, what is the relationship between angular speed and centripetal force ? when centripetal force increase, does angular speed increase too? i need more explanation.
*July 29, 2013 by kate*

**physics**

A potter's wheel having a radius 0.45 m and a moment of inertia of 14.9 kg · m2 is rotating freely at 49 rev/min. The potter can stop the wheel in 8.0 s by pressing a wet rag against the rim and exerting a radially inward force of 72 N. Find the effective coefficient of ...
*December 1, 2012 by heather*

**physics**

In the figure below, a constant horizontal force Fapp of magnitude 18 N is applied to a wheel of mass 12 kg and radius 0.50 m. The wheel rolls smoothly on the horizontal surface, and the acceleration of its center of mass has magnitude 0.50 m/s2. What is the friciotnal force ...
*April 7, 2010 by Jordan*

**science **

A solid sphere of radius r is gently placed on rough horizontal ground with an initial angular speed and no linear velocity if the coefficient of friction is find the time when the slipping stops in addition state the linear velocity and angular velocity at the end of slipping
*May 3, 2013 by Prashant Sartale*

**dynamics**

13. The constant angular acceleration of a pulley is 4 rad/s2 and its angular speed its 3 rad/s. Determine the radius of the pulley if the total acceleration of a print on the rim of the pulley is 3.5m/s2.
*August 3, 2012 by shivankar*

**Trigonometry**

The tires on a car have radius 14 inches. Find the angular speed of the car tire in revolutions per second when it is traveling 70 mph. Find the angular speed at 80 mph. The tires on a car are 15 inches. Find the linear speed of the car when the tires are rotating at 900 ...
*January 21, 2012 by Will*

**physics**

A spherical shell of radius carries a uniform surface charge density (charge per unit area) . The center of the sphere is at the origin and the shell rotates with angular velocity (in rad/sec) around the -axis ( at the origin). Seen from below, the sphere rotates clockwise. (...
*April 27, 2013 by gorv*

**physics**

The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 164 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings and the air brings the wheel to rest in 1.6 h. I figured out the constant angular acceleration=1.71 rev/min2 but im not sure how to find:What ...
*September 27, 2010 by help*

**calculus**

a large ferris wheel is 100 feet in diameter and rises 10 feet off the ground. each revolution of the wheel takes 30 seconds. A) express the vertical distance "H" of the seat off the ground as a function of time "t" if t=0 corresponds to a time when the seat is at the bottom. ...
*October 13, 2011 by rachel*

**Physics**

A turntable with a moment of inertia of 0.029 kg*m^2 rotates feely at 2.8 rad/s. A circular disk of mass 270 g and diameter 20 cm, and initially not rotating, slips down a spindle and lands on the turntable. a) Find the new angular speed. b) What is the change in kinetic energy?
*May 10, 2011 by Unknown*

**Physics**

A turntable with a moment of inertia of 0.017 kg*m^2 rotates feely at 3.3 rad/s. A circular disk of mass 240 g and diameter 26 cm, and initially not rotating, slips down a spindle and lands on the turntable. a) Find the new angular speed. b) what is the change in kinetic energy?
*December 4, 2011 by John*

**AP Physics**

A uniform spherical shell of mass M and radius R rotates about a vertical axiss on frictionless bearings. A massless cord passes around the equator of the shell, over a pulley of rotational inertia I and radius r, and is attached to a small object mass m. There's not friction ...
*January 27, 2008 by Kristen*

**AP physics**

A uniform spherical shell of mass M and radius R rotates about a vertical axiss on frictionless bearings. A massless cord passes around the equator of the shell, over a pulley of rotational inertia I and radius r, and is attached to a small object mass m. There's not friction ...
*January 27, 2008 by Kristen*

**Physics**

A dentist's drill starts from rest. After 3.00 s of constant angular acceleration it turns at a rate of 2.8 104 rev/min. (a) Find the drill's angular acceleration. (b) Determine the angle (in radians) through which the drill rotates during this period.
*March 24, 2010 by Kelsey*

**Physics**

A dentist's drill starts from rest. After 3.20 s of constant angular acceleration it turns at a rate of 2.7 104 rev/min. (a) Find the drill's angular acceleration. (b) Determine the angle (in radians) through which the drill rotates during this period.
*November 4, 2010 by Sam*

**physics**

A dentist's drill starts from rest. After 3.62 s of constant angular acceleration it turns at a rate of 2.70E+4 revolutions per minute. Find the drill's angular acceleration. Determine the angle through which the drill rotates during this period.
*September 30, 2012 by Arthur*

**Math**

You are standing on the equator of the earth (radius 3960 miles). What is your linear and angular speed?
*November 24, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A fan rotates from rest and accelerates 1 rad per square second for 1 second find the angular velocity if 1 round= 2 pi find the complete no of rounds the fan rotates at constant velocity during second half of its motion
*April 12, 2011 by Zainab*

**math**

a wheel makes 4 3/10 revolutions per minute. if it rotates for 95 minutes, how many revoltutions does it make?
*August 15, 2011 by rick*

**physics**

A potter's wheel is rotating around a vertical axis through its center at a frequency of 1.8rev/s . The wheel can be considered a uniform disk of mass 4.7kg and diameter 0.34m . The potter then throws a 3.1kg chunk of clay, approximately shaped as a flat disk of radius 13cm , ...
*March 17, 2014 by Joe*

**Geometry**

A wheel with a radius of 13 rolls along level ground and makes 4 1/2 revolutions per second. Assuming the circumference to be 3.1416 times the diameter, how far does the wheel travel in 8 seconds?
*August 23, 2010 by Anna*

**physics**

a tire 0.500 m in radius rotates at a constant rate of 200 rev/min.find the speed and accelation of a small stone lodge in the thread(on its outer edge).
*September 15, 2012 by cabarles*

**Physics**

A conical pendulum is formed by attaching a ball of mass m to a string of length L, then allowing the ball to move in a horizontal circle of radius r. 1. Find an expression for the tension T in the string. (Express your answer in terms of the variables L, m, r and appropriate ...
*October 10, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A hammer thrower accelerates the hammer (mass = 7.30 kg) from rest within four full turns (revolutions) and releases it at a speed of 21.0 m/s. Assuming a uniform rate of increase in angular velocity and a radius of 0.80 m, calculate the angle of this force with respect to the...
*February 2, 2014 by Liam*

**physics**

The wheel of a car has a radius of 0.390 m. The engine of the car applies a torque of 466 N·m to this wheel, which does not slip against the road surface. Since the wheel does not slip, the road must be applying a force of static friction to the wheel that produces a ...
*December 9, 2011 by nagham*

**Physics**

A passenger bus in Zurich, Switzerland derived its motive power from the energy stored in a large flywheel. The wheel was brought up to speed periodically, when the bus stopped at a station, by an electric motor, which could then be attached to the electric power lines. The ...
*November 4, 2008 by Suzy*

**Physics**

An athlete swings a 3.46 kg ball horizontally on the end of a rope. The ball moves in a circle of radius 0.55 m at an angular speed of 0.35 rev/s. What is the tangential speed of the ball?
*February 7, 2012 by Holly *

**mathematics**

The London eye in England is the biggest big wheel in the world. it rotates with people on it so that they can get a view of the city of London from high up. there are 32 cabins attached to the wheel that carry passengers and it takes one approximately 30 minutes to complete ...
*October 7, 2011 by bongi*

**physics**

A .7m diameter wheel accelerates uniformly from 160rpm to 280rpm in 4.0s. Determine: a)it's angular acceleration, and b)the radial and tangential components of the linear acceleration of a point on the edge of the wheel 2.0s after it has started accelerating. I want to use the...
*April 11, 2010 by Lila*

**Trigonometry**

A race car is driven around a circular track at a constant speed of 180mph. If the diameter is 1/2 mile, what is the angular speed of the car? Express your answer in revolutions per hour. The formula for angular speed is w=theta (in radians)/time
*April 12, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Trigonometry**

A race car is driven around a circular track at a constant speed of 180mph. If the diameter is 1/2 mile, what is the angular speed of the car? Express your answer in revolutions per hour. The formula for angular speed is w=theta (in radians)/time
*April 12, 2010 by Anonymous*

**mechanics**

Find the total kinetic energy of a 1500 g wheel, 700 mm in diameter, rolling across a level surface at 650 rpm. Assume that the wheel can be considered as a hoop. (b) For the wheel in part (a), calculate the torque required to decrease its rotational speed from 400 rpm to rest...
*May 14, 2013 by george*

**Physics**

The wheel of a car has a radius of 0.390 m. The engine of the car applies a torque of 282 N · m to this wheel, which does not slip against the road surface. Since the wheel does not slip, the road must be applying a force of static friction to the wheel that produces a ...
*November 15, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**physics**

The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 250 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings stops the wheel in 2.1 h. At the instant the flywheel is turning at 75 rev/min, what is the tangential component of the linear acceleration of...
*March 12, 2007 by winterWX*

**Trigonometry**

A car wheel has a 13-inch radius. Through what angle does the wheel turn when the car rolls forward 4 ft?
*March 19, 2013 by Katelyn*

**physics**

starting from rest, a disk rotates about its central axis with constant angular acceleration. In 4 seconds, it has rotated 50 rad. What was the angualr acceleration during this time? What is the instantaneous angular velocity of the disk at the end of teh 4 seconds?
*January 27, 2008 by Kristen*

**physics**

A coin rests 15.0 cm from the center of a turntable. The coefficient of static friction between the coin and turntable surface is 0.390. The turntable starts from rest at t = 0 and rotates with a constant angular acceleration of 0.630 rad/s2. (a) After 3.00 s, what is the ...
*November 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physcs**

A potter's wheel having a radius 0.55 m and a moment of inertia 11.6 kg·m2 is rotating freely at 55 rev/min. The potter can stop the wheel in 8.0 s by pressing a wet rag against the rim and exerting a radially inward force of 66 N. Find the effective coefficient of kinetic ...
*April 17, 2010 by Kelsey*

**Trig**

A 7.25 inch circular saw blade rotates at 5200 revolutions per minute. a) Find the angular speed of the saw blade in radians per minute. b) Find the linear speed in feet per minute of one of the 24 cutting teeth as they contact the wood being cut.
*April 1, 2012 by Emily*

**Physics**

A Texas cockroach of mass 0.17 kg runs counterclockwise around the rim of a lazy Susan (a circular disk mounted on a vertical axle) that has radius 15 cm, rotational inertia 5.5 10-3 kg·m2, and frictionless bearings. The cockroach's speed (relative to the ground) is 2.0 m/s, ...
*October 26, 2009 by Ray*

**Physics**

A thin rod (length = 1.03 m) is oriented vertically, with its bottom end attached to the floor by means of a frictionless hinge. The mass of the rod may be ignored, compared to the mass of the object fixed to the top of the rod. The rod, starting from rest, tips over and ...
*August 11, 2011 by Kristi*

**Physics High School Rotational Motion**

A wheel has a radius of 2.2 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 190 rad? Answer in units of m
*February 2, 2012 by Ama*

**physics**

An athlete swings a 3.06 kg ball horizontally on the end of a rope. The ball moves in a circle of radius 0.82 m at an angular speed of 0.25 rev/s. What is the tangential speed of the ball? Answer in units of m/s
*November 25, 2012 by James*

**URGENT PHYSICS**

A hammer thrower accelerates the hammer (mass = 7.30 kg) from rest within four full turns (revolutions) and releases it at a speed of 21.0 m/s. Assuming a uniform rate of increase in angular velocity and a radius of 0.80 m, calculate the angle of this force with respect to the...
*February 2, 2014 by Sam *

**physics**

A particle of mass 0.350 kg is attached to the 100-cm mark of a meter stick of mass 0.175 kg. The meter stick rotates on a frictionless, horizontal table with an angular speed of 6.00 rad/s. (a) Calculate the angular momentum of the system when the stick is pivoted about an ...
*October 22, 2012 by Karrine*

**physics**

A fish takes the bait and pulls on the line with a force of 2.7 N. The fishing reel, which rotates without friction, is a cylinder of radius 0.048 m and mass 0.76 kg. (a) What is the angular acceleration of the fishing reel? ? rad/s2 (b) How much line does the fish pull from ...
*October 23, 2008 by kelsey*

**maths**

a big wheel of a penny farthing bicycle has a radius of 0.75m work out the number of complete turns the big wheel makes?
*April 6, 2013 by sharu*

**maths**

a big wheel of a penny farthing bicycle has a radius of 0.75m work out the number of complete turns the big wheel makes?
*April 6, 2013 by sharu*

**math**

Wheel X with radius 5 makes 5 revolutions along a road, and wheel Y with radius 6 makes 4 revolutions along the same road. What is the difference in the distances traveled by the 2 wheels?
*August 1, 2012 by Anonymous *

**physics**

The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 164 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings and the air brings the wheel to rest in 1.6 h. I found the constant angular acceleration as 1.71rev/min^2. They also ask you to find What is ...
*September 28, 2010 by help*

**General physics**

A 34.1 kg child rides a Ferris wheel whose diameter is 18.3 m. When the ride is turning at a constant rate, the child’s speed has a constant value of 4.23 m/s. Find the normal force the seat exerts on the child at: a) The top of the ride b) The bottom of the ride here are ...
*July 2, 2013 by ODU*

**Physics**

A mass m=400g hangs from the rim of a wheel of radius r=15cm. When released from rest, the mass falls 2.0m in 6.5sec. Find the moment of inertia of the wheel
*March 21, 2012 by José*

**English**

This question is based on the following poem: Seasons are celebrations. A year's a Ferris wheel. Both honor our world's habit of spinning 'round a star. 7. Which one of the following sentences best expresses the main idea of this poem? A. The world has a habit of spinning ...
*May 4, 2013 by Nikita*

**Geometry**

A wheel has a radius of 1 foot. to the nearest foot, how far will the wheel travel in 50 revolutions?
*May 23, 2011 by kayla*

**physics**

What is the ratio of the spin angular momentum of the earth and its orbital angular momentum about the sun. The mean radius of the earth is R=6400km. The radius of the earth's orbit is r=1.5*10^8km. You may assume the mass of the earth is uniformly distributed throughout its ...
*January 6, 2014 by alice*

**Physics**

When a wheel is rotated through an angle of 35 degrees, a point on the circumference travels through an arc length of 2.5 m. When the wheel is rotated through angles of 35 rad and 35 rev, the same point travels through arc lengths of 143 m and 9.0 X 10^2 m, respectively. What ...
*November 19, 2008 by Bob*

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