How to Calculate Moment of Inertia of a Hollow Sphere?

A steps to calculate how to find the Moment of Inertia of a Hollow Sphere

Hollow Sphere Moment of Inertia Calculation

The mass Hollow sphere moment of inertia of radius 'r' and mass 'm' is given by I = 2mr2 / 3.
Let us follow the steps for how to calculate moment of inertia of a hollow sphere with radius 'r' and mass 'm' with an example.
How To Calculate Moment Of Inertia Of Hollow Sphere
Formula:
Moment of Inertia of a Hollow Sphere, I = 2mr2 / 3
Where,
m = Mass
r = Radius
Moment Of Inertia Of Hollow Sphere Formula
Step 1:Assume a hollow cylinder having a mass of 25kg and a radius of 6cm.
Moment Of Inertia Of Hollow Sphere Example
Step 2: Applying the values in the formula,
Hollow Sphere Moment of Inertia
I = 2mr2 / 3
I = 2 x 25 x 62 / 3
I = 1800 / 3
I = 600
Hollow Sphere Moment Of Inertia Calculation


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