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pythagoras123

  • 4 years ago

Two cars, A and B are travelling along a race track at the same speed. The radius of each wheel on Car A is smaller than the radius on each wheel on Car B. Which car would finish the race first and why?

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  1. problemsolver
    • 4 years ago
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    i suppose both will finish at the same time

  2. SBurchette
    • 4 years ago
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    Seems like a trick question somewhat. If they are traveling the same linear speed then the car with larger tires would have a smaller rotational speed. Yet, their linear speed is the same.

  3. ParthKohli
    • 4 years ago
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    Yes. This is indeed a trick question as the first line says so. 'Same speed'

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