1K20.37 - Static Friction - Rolling Wheel
Roll the wheel along the top of the lecture bench. Discussions of zero velocity at the point of contact and friction of rolling objects can be illustrated.
- David Keeports, "A Stranger Direction for Static Friction", TPT, Vol. 42, # 6, Sept. 2004, p. 364.
- Bruce Barnett, "Friction on a "Horizontal" Plane", TPT, Vol. 42, # 8, Nov. 2004, p. 452.
- David Keeports, "Author's Response", TPT, Vol. 42, # 8, Nov. 2004, p. 452.
- Tim Pritchett, Raymond C. Nelson, Timothy J. Creamer, and Bruce G. Oldaker, "Does an Ideal Wheel Really Rotate About Its Instantaneous Point of Contact?", TPT, Vol. 36, # 3, Mar. 1998, p. 167.
- Stanislaw Bednarek, "An Instrument to Show Relative Motion", TPT, Vol. 32, # 2, Feb. 1994, p. 116.
- Sol Krasner, "Why Wheels Work: A Second Version", TPT, Vol. 30, # 3, Mar. 1992, p. 212.
- "Figuring Physics", TPT, Vol. 26, # 8, Nov. 1988, p. 544.
- L. Lam and E. Lowy, "Static Friction of a Rolling Wheel", TPT, Vol. 25, # 8, Nov. 1987, p. 504.
- Julius Sumner Miller, Q197 & A197, Millergrams II – Some More Enchanting Questions for Enquiring Minds, p. 56 & 107.
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