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Homework Help: Angualar Acceleration of swinging rod

  1. Nov 2, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

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    Hi, I have really been stuck on this problem for a while. My problem is that I have no idea where to start, any hints or guidance would be much appreciated it.

    Thank you for your time.
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  3. Nov 3, 2008 #2


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    Hi scarletcrimso,

    What is the relationship between torques on an object and angular acceleration of that object?
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