Example 9-5

# Example 9-5 - Example 9-4 ) and want to find I cm . Use the...

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Applying the Parallel-Axis Theorem A thin uniform rod of mass  M  and length  L  on the  x  axis ( Figure       9-11     ) has one end at the origin.  Using the parallel-axis theorem, find the moment of inertia about the  y’  axis, which is parallel to  the  y  axis, and through the center of the rod. PICTURE  Here you know that about one end (see
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Unformatted text preview: Example 9-4 ) and want to find I cm . Use the parallel-axis theorem with. SOLVE 1. Apply the parallel-axis theorem to write I about the end in terms of I cm . Answer: 2. Substitute, using for I y , I cm for I y , and solve for I cm . Answer:...
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## This note was uploaded on 11/29/2010 for the course PHYS 1301W taught by Professor Marshak during the Spring '08 term at Minnesota.

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