# What is the moment of inertia of a pendulum with a mass of #8 kg# that is #5 m# from the pivot?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 7, 2018

#### Answer:

I get the moment of inertia as

#### Explanation:

Moment of inertia of a simple pendulum is given by

So here,

So, we have

Source:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moment_of_inertia#Simple_pendulum