Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (3rd Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321993721
ISBN 13: 978-0-32199-372-4

Chapter 11 - Section 11.5 - Conservation of Angular Momentum - Got It?: 11.5

Answer

a)

Work Step by Step

Recall, gyroscopes, due to conservation of angular momentum, resist being shoved over. Thus, using the right hand rule, we find that pushing the gyroscope horizontally causes the shaft to go upward.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.