Students will learn what is momentum of inertia, what determines a large or small moment of inertia for an object and how to calculate moment of inertia.
Moment of inertia is explained using demonstrations and equations.
Moment of inertia is exemplified by a demonstration using two rulers.
Calculate the moment of inertia of several objects depending on their shape and axis of rotation.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Moment of Inertia.