Problem 11.2

Animation 1 Animation 2 Animation 3 Animation 4

Please wait for the animation to completely load.

A wheel rolls without slipping while being pulled by a string wrapped around its circumference, as shown in the animation (position is given in meters and time is given in seconds). Which animation properly depicts the physical situation? Restart.

Problem authored by Mario Belloni and Wolfgang Christian.
HTML updated for JavaScript by Ricky Davidson.
Physlets were developed at Davidson College and converted from Java to JavaScript using the SwingJS system developed at St. Olaf College.