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Homework Help: Need help!

  1. Sep 16, 2006 #1
    A disc, a sphere and a thin-walled tube are placed on an incline and roll down without slip. Which will acquire the greatest acceleration? Does the answer depend on the object having the same diameter?
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  3. Sep 16, 2006 #2


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    Think moments of inertia.
  4. Sep 17, 2006 #3
    Use energy conservation and what alridno suggests, the result should jump out at you.
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