Option B: Engineering Physics
B.1: Rigid Bodies and Rotational Dynamics
Unit Notes
Rotational kinematics (pptx)
KEY for problems within above ppt
Practice problems worksheet (.docx) KEY (.pdf)
Rotational kinematics additional practice questions (pptx)
Rotational Dynamics: Torque (pptx)
Rotational kinematics (pptx)
KEY for problems within above ppt
Practice problems worksheet (.docx) KEY (.pdf)
Rotational kinematics additional practice questions (pptx)
Rotational Dynamics: Torque (pptx)
Assessment Statements B.1
B.1.1

Define the following: Angular displacement; angular velocity; angular acceleration

B.1.2

State the relationship between tangential velocity and angular velocity

B.1.3

State the equations of rotational motion for uniform angular acceleration.

B.1.4

Solve problems using each of the equations of rotational motion for uniform angular acceleration.

B.1.5

Explain, conceptually and quantitatively, the concept of Torque

B.1.6

Explain the concept of Moment of Inertia

B.1.7

Describe what it means to be in rotational equilibrium and what it means to be in translational equilibrium.

B.1.8

State Newton's 2nd law of motion as it applies to rotational motion.

B.1.9

Solve problems involving torque, moment of inertia, and angular acceleration

B.1.10

Solve problems involving objects in rotational equilibrium and involving objects in translational equilibrium

B.1.11

Sketch and interpret graphs showing rotational motion: angular displacementtime, angular velocitytime, and torquetime

B.1.12

Solve problems involving rolling without slipping
