Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
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Chapter 8 - Rotational Motion - Misconceptual Questions: 8

Answer

Choice B.

Work Step by Step

It takes kinetic energy to spin the ball. Some of the 1000 J goes into rotational KE, which means that the translational kinetic energy will be less for the spinning ball. The rotating ball will have a lower linear speed, i.e., it travels more slowly.
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