Register to reply

Situations where torque does no work

by quantumfoam
Tags: situations, torque, work
Share this thread:
quantumfoam
#1
Feb23-13, 10:32 PM
P: 117
I would like to know all the different situations where torque does no work. So far I only know that torque can do no work when it is balanced. Is there any other ways torque can do zero work?
Phys.Org News Partner Physics news on Phys.org
New study refines biological evolution model
Fiber optic light pipes in the retina do much more than simple image transfer
Production phase for LSST camera sensors nears
Simon Bridge
#2
Feb23-13, 10:44 PM
Homework
Sci Advisor
HW Helper
Thanks ∞
Simon Bridge's Avatar
P: 12,356
You should be able to work that out from the definition of work and the definition of torque...
quantumfoam
#3
Feb23-13, 10:51 PM
P: 117
Alright then.


Register to reply

Related Discussions
Work done by torque Introductory Physics Homework 4
Motor Torque, Starting Torque, Stall Torque, Load Torque Mechanical Engineering 3
Work done by the torque on a pulley Introductory Physics Homework 2
Torque and Net Work Introductory Physics Homework 3
Work and Torque Classical Physics 15