PIRA 1D40.10 Motion of the Center of Mass: Throw Objects
Photo shows the demonstrations as used by the University of Texas
Instructions / Notes:
- Center of Mass throw objects consist of a foam square and a foam square
with a longish panhandle added.
- Spin and toss each object upward so that the object is airborne parallel
to the black boards.
- Orange dot shows the center of mass of the spinning object when an ultraviolet
fluorescent black light is used.
Update 9/16 - The University of Texas at Austin Physics Dept.
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