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Average Velocity Help

  1. Jun 25, 2011 #1
    Hi

    I am trying to work this out, but i just cannot find anything on how to work it out, I need to create this for a project and need to calculate it


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    A Simple single loop generator, the loop has a lenght of 40mm and diameter 20mm. The flux density is 0.8 Tesla and the loop rotates at 50 rev/ second.

    1. Calculate the average velocity of the conductor at 10 seconds.

    Please could someone help with this questions

    Thanks
     
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  3. Jun 25, 2011 #2

    vela

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    If you look at the definition of average velocity, you'll see why your question doesn't make sense.
     
  4. Jun 25, 2011 #3
    Can you not calculate the average velocity of a conductor in a single loop generator?
     
  5. Jun 25, 2011 #4

    vela

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    An average can only be taken over an interval. You're asking for the average velocity at a single point in time.
     
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