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January 16, 2017
Number of results: 39,458

**Physics**

Am I correct? Which statement explains why a bicycle is stable when a rider pedals quickly? (Points : 1) The angular momentum vector resists directional change. <------- Applying a torque does not change the angular velocity of the wheel. A rotating object acts like a ...

*February 3, 2014 by Me and I*

**physics**

A flywheel comprises a uniform circular disk with a moment of inertia of 64.13 Kg m2. It rotates with an angular velocity of 1106. rpm. A constant tangential force is applied at a radial distance of 0.400 m. What energy (in Kilo Joule) must this force dissipate to stop the ...

*November 3, 2015 by Juicy*

**mit**

Two circular pucks, each of mass M and radius R, slide toward each other and are about to collide on frictionless ice. The pucks have glue on their edges and when they collide the pucks will stick together. Before the collision, the rightward-travelling puck has speed 2v and ...

*March 23, 2016 by juanpro*

**Math **

At the amusement park, you decide to ride the Ferris wheel, which has a maximum height of 50 meters and a diameter of 35 meters. It takes the wheel 13 minutes to make one revolution. Write the sinusoidal function, f(t), that models the height of your chair at any time, t I got...

*December 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics Help**

A 3.50-inch floppy disk in a computer rotates with a period of 2.02E-1 s. What is the angular speed of the disk?

*November 30, 2012 by Na*

**Physics**

The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed and centripetal acceleration of a person situated ...

*November 6, 2012 by Don*

**Physics**

The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed and centripetal acceleration of a person situated ...

*November 6, 2012 by Don*

**Trigonometry**

The diameter of the wheel is 165 ft, it rotates at 1.5 revolutions per minute, and the bottom of the wheel is 9 ft above the ground. Find an equation that gives a passenger's height above the ground at any time t during the ride. Assume the passenger starts the ride at the ...

*July 16, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics - Rotational Mechanics**

The combination of an applied force and a constant frictional force produces a constant total torque of 35.8 Nm on a wheel rotating about a fixed axis. The applied force acts for 5.95 s. During this time the angular speed of the wheel increases from 0 to 9.9 rad/s. The applied...

*March 4, 2007 by John*

**Science**

A cord of negligible mass is wound around the rim of a flywheel of mass 20 kg and radius 20 cm. Steady pull of 25 N is applied in tue cord. The flywheel is mounted on a horizontal axis with frictionless bearings. Compute the angular acceleration of the wheel. Find the work ...

*March 4, 2016 by Rabeena faizal*

**dynamics**

This deals with a cam follower. The slotted bar rotates with constant angular velocity, theta=12 rad/s. The follower 'A' follows the circular cam as the bar rotates. The arm is pinned at a distance h=0.2m to the left of the cam's center. The radius of the cam is rc=0.42m. Find...

*September 23, 2012 by Emily *

**pre-calc**

The original ferris wheel, built by George Ferris for the Columbian Exposition of 1893, was much larger and slower than its modern counterparts: It has a diameter of 250 feet and contained 36 cars, each of which held 40 people; it made one revolution every 10 minutes. Suppose ...

*March 17, 2009 by chris*

**Physics**

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

*May 5, 2010 by Lola*

**circles**

if spoke of the ferris wheel is 20 feet long what is the circumference

*September 16, 2012 by ashley*

**physics**

In 1939 or 1940, Emanuel Zacchini took his human-cannonball act to an extreme: After being shot from a cannon, he soared over three Ferris wheels and into a net (see the figure). Assume that he is launched with a speed of 28 m/s and at an angle of 56°. (a) Treating him as a ...

*September 19, 2013 by kristy*

**Physics **

In 1939 or 1940, Emanuel Zacchini took his human-cannonball act to an extreme: After being shot from a cannon, he soared over three Ferris wheels and into a net (see the figure). Assume that he is launched with a speed of 29 m/s and at an angle of 59°. (a) Treating him as a ...

*September 25, 2015 by barich*

**physics**

A spinning disk of mass 5.0 kg and radius 0.25m is rotating about an axis through its center at 400 rev/min. a.) What is the angular velocity of the disk in rad/s? b.) What is the moment of inertia of the disk? c.) If it accelerates at a constant rate to 800 rev/min in 8 sec, ...

*July 29, 2012 by Lauren*

**Physics**

A spinning disk of mass 5.0 kg and radius 0.25m is rotating about an axis through its center at 400 rev/min. a.) What is the angular velocity of the disk in rad/s? b.) What is the moment of inertia of the disk? c.) If it accelerates at a constant rate to 800 rev/min in 8 sec, ...

*July 29, 2012 by Lauren*

**dyanmics PLEASE HELP!!!**

This deals with a cam follower. The slotted bar rotates with constant angular velocity, theta=12 rad/s. The follower 'A' follows the circular cam as the bar rotates. The arm is pinned at a distance h=0.2m to the left of the cam's center. The radius of the cam is rc=0.42m. Find...

*September 23, 2012 by Emily *

**math**

At the amusement park, you decide to ride the Ferris wheel, which has a maximum height of 80 meters and a diameter of 40 meters. It takes the wheel seven minutes to make one revolution. Write the sinusoidal function, f(t), that models the height of your chair at any time, t. I...

*November 21, 2014 by kat*

**Physics**

A wheel of moment of inertia 0.136 kg · m2 is spinning with an angular speed of 5000 rad/s. A torque is applied about an axis perpendicular to the spin axis. If the applied torque has a magnitude of 67.8 N · m, the angular velocity of precession will be? Please help me solve...

*March 28, 2014 by kjean*

**physics**

A student sits on a freely rotating stool holding two weights, each of which has a mass of 3.00 kg. When his arms are extended horizontally, the weights are 1.00 m from the axis of rotation and he rotates with an angular speed of 0.750 rad/s. The moment of inertia of the ...

*December 5, 2006 by nicole*

**Physics**

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

*June 25, 2009 by Sarah*

**Physics**

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

*June 25, 2009 by Sarah*

**math**

A piece of a broken wheel is shown. It was taken to a machine shop to be replaced with a new “whole” wheel. Find the radius of the wheel if AC=10cm, BD= 3cm, and D is the midpoint of AC. Round to the nearest hundredth. (note: keep in mind this circle/wheel is not broken ...

*April 15, 2014 by Shelly*

**physics**

You are trying to raise a bicycle wheel of mass m and radius R up over a curb of height h. To do this you apply a horizontal force F. What is the smallest magnitude of the force F that will succeed in raising the wheel onto the curb when the force is applied (a) at the center ...

*April 8, 2012 by Emily*

**Physics**

Water drives a waterwheel (or turbine) of radius 3.0m. The water enters at a speed of v1 = 7.0 m/s and leaves at a speed of v2= 3.0 m/s. A) if 150kg of water passes through per second, what is the rate at which the water delivers angular momentum to the waterwheel? [answer: ...

*April 13, 2008 by Odd*

**Physics**

There is a bicycle wheel resting against a small step whose height is h = 0.132 m. The weight and radius of the wheel are W = 27.3 N and r = 0.324 m, respectively. A horizontal force is applied to the axle of the wheel. As the magnitude of increases, there comes a time when ...

*November 16, 2012 by 4319*

**Physics**

A wheel starts rotating from rest with uniform angular acceleration.After 3.0,its completes one revolution.Calculate a) angular velocity after 3.0s. b)angular acceleration c)angular velocity after completing d)time taken for second revolution

*April 20, 2012 by 115*

**Math**

Find a formula and graph the function: A ferris wheel is 20 meters in diameter and boarded in the six oclock position from a platform that is 4 meters above the ground. The wheel completes one full revolution every 2 minutes. At t=0 you are in the twelve oclock position.

*September 5, 2011 by Alex*

**physics**

a fly wheel of mass 66kg and 2m radius makes 55rpm.assuming mass is concentrated at the rim.calculate the angular velocity and moment of interia

*October 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**mechanics**

a fly wheel of mass 66kg and 2m radius makes 55rpm.assuming mass is concentrated at the rim.calculate the angular velocity and moment of inertia

*October 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

The Earth has a radius of about 6.38 ´ 103 kilometers at the equator and rotates 360° every 24 hours. The angular displacement of a person standing at the equator for 8.0 hours is:

*April 7, 2013 by carmen*

**pre cal**

if a 22 inch tire rotates 40 times per 2 minutes, determine the linear and angular speed of the tire.

*February 6, 2011 by karina*

**pre cal**

If an 22-inch tire rotates 40 times per 2 minute, determine th elinear and angular speed of the tire.

*February 8, 2011 by karina*

**Physics**

Forces F1=7.50N and F2=5.30N are applied tangentially to a wheel with radius 0.330 m. What is the net torque on the wheel due to these two forces for an axis perpendicular to the wheel and passing through its center? It depends upon whether or not the forces F1 and F2 are both...

*March 27, 2007 by Karla*

**Algebra II**

suppose you are biking down a hill at 24 mi/h. What is the angular speed, in radians per second, of your 27-inich-diameter bicycle wheel?

*April 25, 2010 by Alex*

**physics**

a wheel turning with angular speed of 30 rps is brought to rest with constant acceleration. It turns 60 revolutions before it stops.

*April 28, 2011 by sarah*

**physics**

A space station, in the form of a wheel 110 m in diameter, rotates to provide an "artificial gravity" of 3.00 m/s2 for persons who walk around on the inner wall of the outer rim. Find the rate of rotation of the wheel (in revolutions per minute) that will produce this effect. ...

*July 10, 2010 by laura*

**Physics**

The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. (a) Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed of a person situated at the equator. (b) What ...

*September 30, 2016 by Ryan*

**math (trig.)**

A ferris wheel is 35 meters in diameter and boarded at ground level. The wheel makes one full rotation every 8 minutes, and at time (t=0) you are at the 3 o'clock position and descending. Let f(t) denote your height (in meters) above ground at t minutes. Find a formula for f(t).

*January 28, 2013 by fawn*

**physics**

The figure shows a bicycle wheel resting against a small step whose height is h = 0.110 m. The weight and radius of the wheel are W = 26.0 N and r = 0.370 m. A horizontal force is applied to the axle of the wheel. As the magnitude of increases, there comes a time when the ...

*March 26, 2011 by Alicia*

**physics**

The figure shows a bicycle wheel resting against a small step whose height is h = 0.120 m. The weight and radius of the wheel are W = 20.0 N and r = 0.340 m. A horizontal force is applied to the axle of the wheel. As the magnitude of increases, there comes a time when the ...

*October 22, 2014 by ram*

**physics**

Two gears A and B are in contact. The radius of gear A is twice that of gear B. (a) when A’s angular velocity 6.00 Hz counter clockwise, what is B’s angular velocity? (b) If A’s radius to the tip of the teeth is 10.0 cm what is the linear speed of a point on the tip of a...

*October 3, 2011 by John*

**Physics - Angular Speed Question**

A merry-go-round can be modeled as a disk with radius 2.5 meters and mass of 150 kg. For this problem, assume the density is uniform. It is initially rotating at 2.0 rad/sec. Two children of mass 30 kg and 40 kg hop onto the merry-go-round and stay near the edge. What is the ...

*November 11, 2016 by Anon*

**physics**

If the rotational speed of each wheel is 9 revolution per second, what are the tangential speeds of a point on the rim of each wheel? Note: Wheels spin independently with equal rotation speeds -Diameter of Wheel A: 24 -Diameter of Wheel B: 12

*March 2, 2011 by kelly*

**physics**

If the rotational speed of each wheel is 9 revolution per second, what are the tangential speeds of a point on the rim of each wheel? Note: Wheels spin independently with equal rotation speeds -Diameter of Wheel A: 24 -Diameter of Wheel B: 12

*March 3, 2011 by kelly*

**phys**

A disk with a rotational inertia of 2.0 kg.m^2 and a radius of 0.40 m rotates on a frictionless fixed axis perpendicular to the disk faces and through its center. A force of 5.0 N is applied tangentially to the rim. The angular acceleration of the disk is:

*May 1, 2014 by jay*

**physics**

A disk with a rotational inertia of 1.4 kg×m2 and a radius of 0.8 m rotates on a frictionless fixed axis perpendicular to the disk faces and through its center. A force of 5.2 N is applied tangentially to the rim. The angular acceleration of the disk is:

*December 31, 2015 by Ahmad*

**Physics help!**

Suppose a revolving door at the bamk is spinning around once every 5 seconds. As you walk through, you push on the door for 2 seconds, which increases the rotational speed so that it rotates once a second. What was the rotational acceleration due to your push?

*December 13, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

planet orbits a star once every 2.84 10^7 s in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.42 10^11 m. (a) With respect to the star, determine the angular speed of the planet. (b) With respect to the star, determine the tangential speed of the planet. (c) With respect to the star, ...

*November 16, 2011 by Kelsey*

**Physics(Please help)**

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**

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 PLEASE HELP!**

Suppose a revolving door at the bamk is spinning around once every 5 seconds. As you walk through, you push on the door for 2 seconds, which increases the rotational speed so that it rotates once a second. What was the rotational acceleration due to your push?

*December 13, 2012 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS PLEASEEEE HELP ME**

Suppose a revolving door at the bank is spinning around once every 5 seconds. As you walk through, you push on the door for 2 seconds, which increases that rotational speed so that it rotates once a second. What was the Rotational acceleration due to your push?

*December 17, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

On an open-reel tape deck, the tape is being pulled past the playback head at a constant linear speed of 0.372 m/s. (a) If the radius of the film taken up so far (as shown in the upper part of the drawing) is 0.0576 m, find the angular speed of the take-up reel. ____ rad/s (b...

*October 25, 2010 by Jordan*

**physic**

A student on a piano stool rotates freely with an angular speed of 3.07 rev/s. The student holds a 1.38 kg mass in each outstretched arm, 0.759 m from the axis of rotation. The combined moment of inertia of the student and the stool, ignoring the two masses, is 4.72 kg·m2, a ...

*March 25, 2010 by Mary*

**Physics**

A student on a piano stool rotates freely with an angular speed of 3.07 rev/s. The student holds a 1.38 kg mass in each outstretched arm, 0.759 m from the axis of rotation. The combined moment of inertia of the student and the stool, ignoring the two masses, is 4.72 kg·m2, a ...

*March 22, 2016 by Mackenzie*

**Astronomy**

Black holes can be completely described by which three parameters? -angular momentum, spin, and electric charge -angular momentum, density, and radius -mass, angular momentum, and electric charge -mass, angular momentum, and radius

*March 16, 2013 by qwerty*

**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 12, 2010 by mani*

**Mechanics _ physics**

A wheel rotating with an angular velocity of 16rad/sec is slowed to an angular velocity of 4rad/sec by an angular acceleration of 2rad/sec^2.find a. The angle turned in the process of slowing down b. The time required

*February 14, 2013 by Precious*

**Physics**

A wheel of radius R starts from rest and accelerates with a constant angular acceleration alpha about a fixed axis. At what time t, will the centripetal and tangential accelerations of a point on the rim have the same magnitude?

*October 23, 2011 by Jc*

**earth-physics**

The Earth has an angular speed of 7.272 10-5 rad/s in its rotation. Find the new angular speed if an asteroid (m = 1.07 1022 kg) hits the Earth while traveling at a speed of 1.30 103 m/s (assume the asteroid is a point mass compared to the radius of the Earth) in each of the ...

*February 26, 2012 by huiol*

**INTRO TO PHYSICS**

Each of the following objects has a radius of 0.174 m and a mass of 2.16 kg, and each rotates about an axis through its center (as in the table below) with an angular speed of 37.3 rad/s. Find the magnitude of the angular momentum of each object. >Hoop of thin cylindrical ...

*October 31, 2012 by Sandy*

**Precalculus**

5. A water wheel has a radius of 60 feet, and the center is 14 feet above the water level. The water wheel makes a complete rotation every 45 minutes. A specific cup starts at the top of the wheel. Write a sine equation to model the above water wheel.

*January 11, 2013 by Valerie*

**please check**

If a wheel turns with a costant rotational speed then: each point on its rim moves with constant roational velocity, each point on its rim moves with constant translational acceleration, the wheel turns with constant translation acceleration, the wheel turns through equal ...

*December 9, 2006 by susane*

**Trigonometry**

The diameter of the wheel is 165 feet, it rotates at 1.5 revolutions per minute, and the bottom of the wheel is 9 feet above the ground. Find an equation that gives a passenger's height above the ground at any time t during the ride. Assume the passenger starts the ride at the...

*July 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A car tire rotates with an average angular speed of 29rad/s. In what time interval will the tire rotate 3.5 times? Answer in units of sec.

*May 3, 2011 by fg*

**Math- Trig please help!**

A tire with a diameter of 100 cm rotates 20 times in 3 seconds. a) determine the angular velocity b) how far the tire has travelled? c) what is the speed in km/h?

*November 29, 2011 by linda*

**physics**

A wheel initially rotating at an angular speed of 1.2 rad/s turns through 34 revolutions during the time that it is subject to angular accelaration of .4 rad/s/s. How long did the accelaration last? So I used theta=Wot+.5at^2. converted rev to rad. and set it up like a ...

*November 18, 2009 by Andy *

**physics**

A ball of mass m is rotated at constant speed v in a vertical circle of radius r as shown below. Find the tension in the cord when the ball is at position A and position B. (Position a is in top of the wheel, position B is on the bottom of the wheel, 180 degrees apart.)

*November 25, 2011 by pakilina*

**PHYSICS HELP**

A disk has a moment of inertia of 3.0x10^-4 and rotates with an angular speed of 3.5 rad/sec. WHat net torque must be applied to bring it to rest in 3.0s? can some one help me out with this im lost!!!

*November 13, 2007 by PHYSICS HELP*

**Trig**

mercury rotates around the sun in approx. 89 earth days (or 7,689,600 s. use a calculator to approximate its angular speed. choices: 4.09x10^-7 0.035 0.071 8.17x10^-7

*October 21, 2015 by Bill*

**physics help please!!!**

What is the angular momentum of a 2.5 kg uniform cylindrical grinding wheel of radius 19 cm when rotating at 1200 rpm? And how much torque is required to stop it in 5.7 s? Need help with step-by-step explanation.

*March 25, 2010 by Anonymous*

**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**

The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular velocity of 220 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings and of the air stops the wheel in 2.7 h. (a) What is the constant angular acceleration, in revolutions per minute-squared, of the wheel ...

*March 5, 2008 by greg*

**Physics**

In a playground, there is a small merry-go-round of radius 1.20 m and mass 190 kg. Its radius of gyration (see Problem 85 of Chapter 10) is 91.0 cm. A child of mass 44.0 kg runs at a speed of 4.50 m/s along a path that is tangent to the rim of the initially stationary merry-go...

*October 26, 2009 by Ray*

**Physics-Change in Angular Momentum**

What is the change in angular momentum of a planet with radius R if an asteroid mass m and speed v hits the equator at an angle from the west, 40 degrees from the radial direction?

*May 12, 2013 by Anthony*

**Physics**

A platform rotates at an angular speed of 2.2 rad/s. A block rests on the platform a distance of 0.3m from the axis. Static friction coeffient= 0.5. Without any external torque acting on the system, the block is moved towards the axis. Ignore the moment of interia of ...

*April 28, 2010 by Rita*

**math **

a ferris wheel with a diameter of 76m. about how far would you travel in 8 turns ?

*August 10, 2011 by christina*

**Physics**

The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. (a) Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed of a person situated at the equator. My ...

*September 30, 2016 by Ryan*

**Math**

2. A propeller on a gas turbine rotates 64° every 2.70 minutes. What is the angular velocity in rev/s? What is the linear speed of a point at the tip of the blade if the diameter of the blade is 5.37 ft?

*January 21, 2013 by Prince*

**physics**

The rectangular coils in a 331 turn generator are 14 cm by 17 cm. What is the maximum emf produced by this generator when it rotates with an angular speed of 525 rpm in a magnetic field of 0.95 T?

*February 27, 2014 by rosita*

**Physics**

In a playground, there is a small merry-go-round of radius 1.20 m and mass 190 kg. Its radius of gyration (see Problem 85 of Chapter 10) is 91.0 cm. A child of mass 44.0 kg runs at a speed of 4.50 m/s along a path that is tangent to the rim of the initially stationary merry-go...

*October 26, 2009 by Ray*

**Physics**

A block is on the end of a massless cable that is tied to a frictionless wheel (uniform disk) as shown in the figure at right. The wheel has a radius of 0.4 m. The system is initially at rest. If the block moves downward, with a constant acceleration, a distance of 2 m in 3 s...

*November 17, 2015 by Jack*

**physics help**

An electric circular saw is designed to reach its final angular speed, starting from rest, in 1.16 s. Its average angular acceleration is 375 rad/s2. Obtain its final angular speed.

*November 19, 2010 by harry*

**physics**

Consider a hoola-hoop of radius R and it is spinning about its symmetry axis at a constant angular velocity. Now, I double its mass and halve its angular velocity. What is the new angular momentum in terms of the initial angular momentum?

*October 29, 2010 by Emily*

**PHYSICS ---HELP!**

Consider a hoola-hoop of radius R and it is spinning about its symmetry axis at a constant angular velocity. Now, I double its mass and halve its angular velocity. What is the new angular momentum in terms of the initial angular momentum?

*November 1, 2010 by lacey*

**Physics**

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

*August 3, 2007 by bobby*

**physics**

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 ...

*September 22, 2013 by Sue*

**physics**

A soild wheel initially rotating at 50.0 rad/s comes to a uniform stop after 8.00 rotations. Calculate the tangential accleration at the rim. Given that the angular acceleration is -24.9 rad/s^2. I know its aT = r alpha but how do I get the radius?

*November 8, 2008 by Rod*

**physics**

Calculate the speed at the edge of a disc of radius 4 cm that rotates at the rate of 8 rev/s. Answer in units of m/s.

*March 4, 2011 by Anonymous*

**AP Physics**

A merry-go-round rotates at the rate of.2rev/s with an 80kg man standing at a point 2m from the axis ofrotation. (A)What is the new angular speed when the man walksto a point 1m from the center? Assume that the merry-go-round is a solid 25kg cylinder of radius of 2m. B. ...

*March 4, 2010 by Justin *

**Physics 141**

A bicycle wheel resting against a small step whose height is h = 0.125 m. The weight and radius of the wheel are W = 23.1 N and r = 0.330 m, respectively. A horizontal force vector F is applied to the axle of the wheel. As the magnitude of vector F increases, there comes a ...

*April 5, 2014 by dakota22*

**Math**

Math - Zo, Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 8:44pm A wheel has s radius of 9 inches. If the wheel is rolled on a flat surface, how many revolutions will it take for the wheel to travel 90 ~ pie inches

*April 22, 2015 by Zo*

**physics (Urgent)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!**

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= 300 rad⋅s-1 as shown in the figure below. The gyroscope precesses, with its axle at an angle 30∘ below the horizontal. The gyroscope is ...

*November 20, 2013 by Anonimus*

**PHYSCIS FO SHIZZLE**

Hello, I was wondering how to explain the potential energy in a Ferris wheel, and if there were any reputable (aka not something such as Wikipedia, etc) that had an explanation for this? The only thing I have gathered is that mgh=Eg and that Eg is the energy stored in the ...

*November 2, 2007 by Physics_For_Life_Fo_Shizzle*

**Physics**

A dentist causes the bit of a high-speed drill to accelerate from an angular speed of 1.20x10^4 rad/s to an angular speed of 3.14x10^4 rad/s. In the process, the bit turns through 1.92x10^4 rad. Assuming a constant angular acceleration, how long would it take the bit to reach ...

*October 23, 2012 by Sam*

**Physics**

A centrifuge takes 100 s to spin up from rest to its final angular speed with constant angular acceleration. If a point located 8.00 cm from the axis of rotation of the centrifuge moves with a speed of 150 m/s when the centrifuge is at full speed, how many revolutions does the...

*June 24, 2012 by Bloom*