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Name: Angular Acceleration
ID: m42177
Language: English (en)
  • Describe uniform circular motion.
  • Explain non-uniform circular motion.
  • Calculate angular acceleration of an object.
  • Observe the link between linear and angular acceleration.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: Angular acceleration, Change in angular velocity, Tangential acceleration
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (
Copyright Holders: Rice University (
Maintainers: OpenStax College (, OSC Physics Maintainer (

Latest version: 1.4 (history)
First publication date: Dec 22, 2011 2:49 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Jun 13, 2012 1:53 pm +0000


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Version: 1.4 Jun 13, 2012 1:53 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.3 Jun 6, 2012 1:10 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.2 May 13, 2012 4:34 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.1 Dec 28, 2011 3:04 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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