This text is meant to accompany class discussions. It is not everything there is to know about uniform circular motion. It is meant as a prep for class.
Click for the questions that go with this reading
Students will be able to:
Define torque and its S.I. units
Calculate a torque
Draw an extended free body diagram
Use the two conditions of equilibrium to solve problems.
Use the center of mass equation to solve probelms.
Some solutions to selected problems
by Tony Wayne ...(If you are a teacher, please feel free to use these resources in your teaching.)
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