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    Angular Velocity Question!

    Hi all, this is my first post, i have a question which is causing me some problems the question is;

    a piece of rotating equipment turns through 1770 revolutions in 4 minutes 38 seconds. What is the average angular velocity of the rotating part?

    how do i solve this??

    Many thanks in advance.
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    from what i understand the answer is (1770*360)/(4*60+38) deg/sec

    i just used the definition of the average angular velocity which is avg \omega=\Delta\theta/\Delta t
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    thank you for your reply. its gave me a better understanding
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