Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 8 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 11

Answer

A solid disk has more of its mass closer to its center and has less rotational inertia relative to its own mass, compared to a hoop. It will have the greater acceleration.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 138.
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