displacement vector of the body in planar motion depends upon the choice of origin of the coordinate axis. is this statement true or false? and why????

Asked by n jain | 14th Mar, 2011, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Dear student,
This statement  is true.
Here, you can see that there are two coordinate system differing in origin. Radial motion with constant velocity v in one frame is not radial in other.
Angular rate Θ=0, but Θ' is not equal to 0.
Hope this helps.

Answered by  | 15th Mar, 2011, 10:05: PM

Queries asked on Sunday & after 7pm from Monday to Saturday will be answered after 12pm the next working day.