Moment of Inertia
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Moment of Inertia


Moment of Inertia

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Users can place a variety of masses on a horizontal rotating platform that is being accelerated by a hanging mass (which may also be changed). The help screen explains how to use the results to determine the moment of inertia of the system.
Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Shockwave
Date Added to MERLOT: October 15, 2002
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 16, 2004
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Submitter: Kara Chiodo


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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: yes
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