# A wheel rotates without friction about a stationary horizontal axis at the center of the wheel. A constant tangential force equal to 88.0 N is applied to the rim of the wheel. The wheel has radius 0.120 m. Starting from rest, the wheel has an angular speed of 12.4 rev/s after 2.81 s.What is the moment of inertia of the wheel?

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A wheel rotates without friction about a stationary horizontal axis at the center of the wheel. A constant tangential force equal to 88.0 N is applied to the rim of the wheel. The wheel has radius 0.120 m. Starting from rest, the wheel has an angular speed of 12.4 rev/s after 2.81 s.

What is the moment of inertia of the wheel?

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Step 1

Given:

Force = 88 N

Radius of the wheel, r = 0.12 m

Step 2

Calculating the moment of i...

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