Problem 11.6

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A wheel rolls without slipping while being pulled by a massless string wrapped around its circumference.The string is also attached to a 0.11-kg hanging mass via a massless pulley as shown (position is given in meters and time is given in seconds). If the wheel closely resembles a uniform disk, what is the mass of the wheel? Hint: use energy. 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.