Rotational Dynamics Problem 8.6.1


Description

A child sits on a merry-go-round at the position marked by the red circle (position is in meters and time is in seconds). 

Question

What is her angular displacement given in radians, after 0.44 seconds ? Start

Answer

2.1 radians.

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 8-2, Giancoli-SE: 10-1.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Aaron Titus and modified by Mario Belloni.

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