The front and rear sprockets on a bicycle have radii of 9.00 and 5.10 cm, respectively. The angular speed of the front sprocket is 8.00 rad/s.
(a) Determine the linear speed (in cm/s) of the chain as it moves between the sprockets and
(b) Determine the centripetal acceleration (in cm/s2) of the chain as it passes around the rear sprocket.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 7:58 pm ad1c9bdddf
Following is the text part of the solution. Please see the attached file for complete solution. Equations, diagrams, graphs and special characters will not appear correctly here. Thank you for using ...
I have found the linear speed of the chain in a bicycle and the centripetal acceleration of the back wheel. Each step is clearly shown.