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Applying a torque to a hoop

Added by Adrian Watt on Mar 12, 2008

An animation illustrating that the motion of a wheel depends not only on the applied torque, but also on the distribution of mass. The force and perpendicular distance are highlighted. Click the arrow button to start the flywheel. Click it again to reset the animation.

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