Lesson: Motion of Rolling Objects
In this lesson, we will learn how to calculate the motion of rolling objects by referring to the conservation of rotational kinetic energy and of angular momentum.
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Worksheet: 17 Questions • 2 Videos
What is its angular momentum when it is half way down the hill?
What is its angular momentum when it is at the bottom?
A 40.0-kg solid cylinder is rolling across a horizontal surface at a speed of 6.00 m/s. How much work is required to stop it?
What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the marble downward along the incline? Answer to a precision of two significant figures.
What distance downward along the incline does the marble travel in 3.0 s?