The Physics Philes, lesson 52: Torque, This is Your Moment (of Inertia)

Oh. My. Glob. This is week 52. Fifty-two weeks (give or take a couple) of studying physics. It’s been, at various times, frustrating, fun, and rage-inducing. But it’s mostly been a hoot and a half, and I’m nowhere near done. So! Let’s get on with it! As promised, this week …


The Physics Philes, lesson 40: What’s Your Angle?

In which radians are converted, angular velocity and acceleration are calculated, and I figure out what a flywheel is. Alrighty, folks. Last week we laid the foundation for understanding angular velocity and acceleration. Now it’s time to apply that knowledge with some practice problems. Whoop whoop! I guess we should …