## Exploration 10.1: Constant Angular Velocity Equation

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By now you have seen the equation: θ = θ_{0}+ ω_{0}*t. Perhaps you have even derived it for yourself. But what does it really mean for the motion of objects? This Exploration allows you to explore both terms in the equation: the initial angular position by changing θ_{0} from 0 radians to 6.28 radians and the angular velocity term by changing ω_{0} from -15 rad/s to 15 rad/s. Restart.

Answer the following questions **(position is given in meters and time is given in seconds)**.

- How does changing the initial angular position affect the motion?
- How does changing the initial angular velocity affect the motion?

Physlets were developed at Davidson College and converted from Java to JavaScript using the SwingJS system developed at St. Olaf College.

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