A sphere of mass 10 kg and radius 0.5 m rotates about a tangent. The moment of inertia of the solid sphere is

Q: A sphere of mass 10 kg and radius 0.5 m rotates about a tangent. The moment of inertia of the solid sphere is

(a) 5 kg-m2

(b) 2.7 kg-m2

(c) 3.5 kg-m2

(d) 4.5 kg-m2

Ans: (c)