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The inner hub of the wheel rests on the horizontal track. If it does not slip at A, determine the speed of the 10-lb block in 2 s after the block is released from rest. The wheel has a weight of 30 lb and a radius of gyration kG = 1.30 ft. Neglect the mass of the pulley and cord.

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First we need to write the Newton's equations for each component. One is the linear equation for the block ...

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First we need to write the Newton's equations for each component - linear equation for the block and the angular equation.

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