In this animated and interactive object, learners examine the formula for horsepower and work practice problems.
Learners solve word problems involving basic mechanical principles such as torque, horsepower, work, and power. Students who have problems with a particular word problem may try it again with a different set of numbers.
Learners examine the formulas for calculating work in ft-lb units and power in ft-lb/min. units.
Students view an example of how to convert rotational velocity to linear velocity. They then work practice problems.