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Fairgoers ride a Ferris wheel with a radius of 4.50 m (Figure 4-18), the bottom of which is 1.75 m above the ground. The wheel completes one...

Fairgoers ride a Ferris wheel with a radius of 4.50 m (Figure 4-18), the bottom of which is 1.75 m above the ground. The wheel completes one revolution every 36.0 s.


(a) What is the average speed of a rider on this Ferris wheel?
m/s
(b) If a rider accidentally drops a stuffed animal at the top of the wheel, where does it land relative to the base of the ride? (Neglect air resistance.)
m

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