Converting Rotational Velocity to Linear Velocity

In this animated object, students view an example of how to convert rotational velocity to linear velocity. They then work practice problems.

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05.04.04

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I love this. Having the "objects" in motion as velocity is described is a great benefit. The one drawback for me is the units. We are strictly metric in my class; however, making the conversions is one more step for us to practice.

Posted by Kelly Burke on 2/11/2008 12:00:00 AM Reply