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alexcc17

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## Homework Statement

In a bicycle, the ratio between the size of the wheel sprocket to the size of the crank sprocket is 2.5 which means...

An example of one of the answer choices is:

The rear wheel turns ___ times for every full rotation of the pedals.

## Homework Equations

## The Attempt at a Solution

I feel like that should be a really simple question if I had formula. We were given that:

ωwheel=(R1/R2)ωpedal

R1 is the radius of the crank sprocket

R2 is the radius of the wheel sprocket

This would mean that ωwheel=(2/5)ωpedal, but that doesn't really help.