Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
the motion of a wheel of a car moving on a straight road is
A.Transitional and oscillatory
B.Rotational and oscillatory
C.Transitional and rotational
D.Rotational and random
I think it's C... what's the right answer?
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
the motion of a wheel of a car moving on a straight road is A.Transitional and oscillatory B.Rotational and oscillatory C.Transitional and rotational D.Rotational and random I think it's C... what's the right answer?
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

This Question is Closed

sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
A friend of mine said it was B so I was wondering... Thanks for clearing it up :) I'll be asking a couple more multiple choice questions when I come across the one's I'm having trouble with :) thanks again
 2 years ago

JamesJBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
If it were oscillatory, it would be moving backwards and forwards, but let's assume the driver isn't going DriveReverseDriveReverseDriveReverse ...
 2 years ago

JamesJBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I think you also mean "Translational" not "Transitional"
 2 years ago

sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well the options given says "transitional"
 2 years ago

JamesJBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
that really doesn't make sense then. Translational motion however does make sense.
 2 years ago

sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I have no idea about what transitional (or translational) motion is but i knew it wasn't random or oscillatory cos oscillatory would be some weird movement for a car... I opted for C but I'm still not clear about what translational motion is.
 2 years ago

JamesJBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
translation is the acting of moving from one place to another. So it what a normal person thinks of when you say something is moving.
 2 years ago

JamesJBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Hence translational motion is moving in a given direction, which is what a wheel on a car does, unless it is just spinning in mud/snow/whatever.
 2 years ago

sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok that makes sense :) thanks
 2 years ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.