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Learning Exercise

Material: Rolling and Slipping
Submitted by: John Walkup on Apr 14, 2001
Date Last Modified: Apr 14, 2001
Title: Rolling and Slipping Web Assignment No. 1
Description: Web assignment on the relationship between rolling and slipping. Uses an embedded Java applet by B. Surendranath Reddy for convenience. llustrates how angular and linear properties (such as velocity and acceleration) are related.
Time Required Under 30 minutes
Topics: Rotational kinematics, friction, angular speed, angular velocity, linear velocity, linear acceleration.
Course: First semester, introductory physics
Audience: College General Ed, High School
Prerequisites Skills: Basic vector algebra, reference frames.
Technical Notes: Java applet embedded in page.
Text of Learning Exercise: See
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