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Problem 11.5: Determine the torque on a yo-yo
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A giant 2.5-kg green yo-yo, made of two solid green disks and a massless red hub, is shown (position is given in meters and time is given in seconds). Determine the torque that the string exerts on the yo-yo. Restart.
Problem authored by William Junkin and modified by Mario Belloni.