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Graphing the Rotational Inertia of an Irregular Shape

By Flipping Physics, 01/20/2019

We determine what data to collect to create a graph with rotational inertia as the slope of the best-fit line. #RotationalInertia - Then we collect the data and determine the rotational inertia of an irregular shape. Want Lecture Notes? This is an AP Physics 1 Topic.

Content Times:
0:11 The problem
0:46 Free Body Diagram
1:31 Net Torque
3:01 Trial #1
3:52 Angular Acceleration
5:20 12 Trials and Graph
6:29 Deriving Units

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