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94. The period formula, Eq. 1529, requires knowing the distance
h
from the axis of
rotation and the center of mass of the system. We also need the rotational inertia
I
about
the axis of rotation. From the figure, we see
h
=
L
+
R
where
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This note was uploaded on 06/03/2011 for the course PHY 2049 taught by Professor Any during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.
 Spring '08
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 Physics, Center Of Mass, Inertia, Mass

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