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Name: Rotation Angle and Angular Velocity
ID: m42083
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Define arc length, rotation angle, radius of curvature and angular velocity.
  • Calculate the angular velocity of a car wheel spin.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: Angular velocity, Arc length, Pit, Radians, Radius of curvature, Rotation angle
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)
Copyright Holders: Rice University (daniel@openstaxcollege.org)
Maintainers: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org), OSC Physics Maintainer (info@openstaxcollege.org)

Latest version: 1.4 (history)
First publication date: Dec 21, 2011 12:21 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jun 20, 2012 9:45 am -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.7 Feb 19, 2014 11:50 am -0600 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
errata corrections

Version: 1.6 Oct 21, 2013 12:06 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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fixed errata

Version: 1.5 Sep 6, 2013 2:33 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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solution fix

Version: 1.4 Jun 20, 2012 9:45 am -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer Currently viewing this version.
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post W&N QA

Version: 1.3 Jun 13, 2012 1:27 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.2 Apr 30, 2012 4:39 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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initial content publication

Version: 1.1 Dec 21, 2011 12:21 pm -0600 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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