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Monday, March 22, 2010

How to handle rotations with Rolling without Slipping

This is a classic rotations problem, where a ball rolls down a hill without any slipping. Because both linear and rotational motions happen simultaneously, we need to solve both motions simultaneously with F = ma and t = I(alpha). This would be true for any sort of 'rolling without slipping' problem, as well. Check it out!

2 comments:

  1. This was very helpful your highness!

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  2. Good to hear, thanks for the feedback. See you in the morning!

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