Resistance of wheels rolling over obstacles

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An experiment investigating the force required for a wheel to roll over an obstacle is discussed. The experiment introduces students to an interesting application of the requirements for static equilibrium of a rigid object.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)183-184
Number of pages2
JournalPhysics Teacher
Volume38
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2000

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Resistance of wheels rolling over obstacles. / Hauger, Joseph A.

In: Physics Teacher, Vol. 38, No. 3, 01.03.2000, p. 183-184.

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