Angular Velocity

The rate of change of angle turned in radians.

where
ω = angular velocity [rads-1]
θ = angle turned [rad]
t = time taken [s]

See also: Angular Acceleration, Angular Displacement, Angular Momentum, Cogging, Conservation of Angular Momentum, Earth Rate Unit, Equations of Rotational Motion, Period, Revolutions per Minute, Revolutions per Second, Rotational Inertia, SI Units, Velocity.

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Subjects: Classical Mechanics