Driving Question
How does angular momentum affect the velocity of an ice skater when he or she spins?
This  video explains simple but useful concepts that lie behind figure skating. The angular momentum and the center of mass defines the spins in the ice skating world. The following video explains these concepts and gives amazing visuals on up close and popular movements in ice skating with the physics behind the incredible sport.

Physics of Ice Skating

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Ramazan Ozdemir,
Apr 25, 2015, 6:11 PM