Rutgers Physics 381 Mechanics I (Fall'17/Gershtein)
Homework 3 - Due September 29, 2017 in class
Problem numbers correspond to "Classical Mechanics", 5th Ed., by David John R. Taylor (University Science Books) ISBN 9781891389221
3.2, 3.8, 3.14, 3.25, 3.32, 3.34
Plus the problem discussed in class:
A wheel with known radius R, mass M, and moment of inertia Io around its axis is released from rest on the inclined slope (angle α to horizontal) with friction coefficient μ.
Determine the minimum μ for which the wheel rolls down without slipping.