I need to know how to figure out the moment of inertia of a system that consists of a spinning circular platform with a student standing still on the platform.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I figure that it would just be the sum of the moments of intertia of the platform and the student. I can figure out the platform's moment of intertia easy enough, but I'm not sure how to figure out that of the student.

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Or am I headed in the wrong direction?

Any help will be appreciated :)

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# Homework Help: Moment of Inertia for a circular platform system

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