Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 8 - Rotational Motion - Misconceptual Questions: 3

Answer

Choice B.

Work Step by Step

Increasing the size of the tires means that for a given angular speed of the axles, the car will travel faster than it would with the normal stock tires. The speedometer will therefore read a speed that is lower than the car’s actual speed.
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