Two wheels and are connected by a belt as shown in Figure. The radius of is three times the radius of . What would be the ratio of the rotational inertias

if both the wheels have the same rotational kinetic energy?

Two wheels and are connected by a belt as shown in Figure. The radius of is three times the radius of . What would be the ratio of the rotational inertias

if both the wheels have the same rotational kinetic energy?

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As the belt does not slip, i.e., (i) According to the given problem if so Eq. (i) becomes (ii) If both the wheels have the same rotational kinetic energy, then or |

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