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Rolling on an inclined plane

  1. Dec 10, 2006 #1

    Can you guys give me some problems to solve, based on the picture provided?

    You can choose which variables you want to be "given" -- I would just like some problems about rolling on an inclined plane to do to prepare for my final.
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  3. Dec 10, 2006 #2
    bad question
    this instead--sorry
    if it has a radius R and an initial velocity V, determine the height.
  4. Dec 11, 2006 #3


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    Conversly, and with some numbers;

    Find the speed of a cylinder of radius R = 12cm, when released from rest at the top of a smooth inclined plane at an angle [itex]\phi = \frac{pi}{6}[/itex] from the horizontal and a slope length of d = 8m.
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