Angular Displacement

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A body moves around the orange circle of radius through an angle measured in radians. The distance it travels along the arc is . This is shown as a blue arc and an equal blue line segment. The light-blue disk has a radius of unity for comparison.

Contributed by: Enrique Zeleny (March 2011)
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