Rotational Motion

Some articles on motion, rotational motion:

Theory of Heat Capacity - General Gas Phase
... The molecule may store energy in its translational motion according to the formula where m is the mass of the molecule and is velocity of the center of mass of the molecule ... Each direction of motion constitutes a degree of freedom, so that there are three translational degrees of freedom ... In addition, a molecule may have rotational motion ...
Linear Motion - Analogy Between Linear and Rotational Motion
... Analogy between Linear Motion and Rotational motion Linear motion Rotational motion Displacement = Angular displacement = Velocity = Angular velocity ...
Rack And Pinion
... that comprises a pair of gears which convert rotational motion into linear motion ... the pinion" engages teeth on a linear "gear" bar called "the rack" rotational motion applied to the pinion causes the rack to move, thereby translating ...

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    All the phenomena which surround him are simple and grand, and there is something impressive, even majestic, in the very motion he causes, which will naturally be communicated to his own character, and he feels the slow, irresistible movement under him with pride, as if it were his own energy.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)