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Simple angular momentum question

  1. Nov 30, 2005 #1
    hey guys... i'm unsure about the angular momentum of a rectangular solid (such as a meterstick) about it's center.... I came up with (1/12)m(a^2+b^2) with a being the width and b thickness, is this correct?
     
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  3. Nov 30, 2005 #2

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    Last edited: Nov 30, 2005
  4. Nov 30, 2005 #3
    ....thanks!
     
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