University Physics with Modern Physics with Mastering Physics (11th Edition)

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9.96: Each side has length a and mass , 4 M and the moment of inertia of each side about an axis perpendicular to the side and through its center is . 48 2 4 12 1 2 Ma M a = The moment of inertia of each side about the axis through the center of the square is, from the
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Unformatted text preview: perpendicular axis theorem, ( 29 12 2 2 4 48 2 2 Ma a M Ma = + . The total moment of inertia is the sum of the contributions from the four sides, or . 4 3 12 2 2 Ma Ma =...
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