The front and rear sprockets on a bicycle have radii of 9.00 and 5.10 cm, respectively. The angular speed of the front sprocket is 8.60 rad/s.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

(a) Determine the linear speed (in cm/s) of the chain as it moves between the sprockets.

cm/s

(b) Determine the centripetal acceleration (in cm/s2) of the chain as it passes around the rear sprocket.

cm/s2

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# Physics Homework Problem: Linear speed and Centripetal Acceleration

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