Four 0.25-kg point masses connected by rods of negligible mass form a square rigid body with 0.10-m sides Find the moment of inertia of the body about each of the follwoing axes: (a) an axis perpendicular to the plane of the squuare and through its center, (b) an axis perpendicular to the plane and through one of hte masses, (c) an axis in the plane and along one side through two of the masses, and (d) an axis in the plane running diagonally through two fo the masses.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

my answers are a. 1.7 * 10^-3, b. 2.2 * 10^-2, c. 3.3 * 10^-3, and I don't know how to solve d. However, when I checked my answers in the back of my textbook, a. is 5.0 * 10^-3, b. 1.0 * 10^-2, c. 5.0 * 10^-3.

What am I doing wrong...?

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# Homework Help: Moment of inertia

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