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# The moment of inertia of a thin uniform rod of mass M and length L about an axis passing through its midpoint and perpendicular to its length is I0. Its moment of inertia about an axis passing through one of its ends and perpendicular to its length is :

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I0+ML2/2
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I0+ML2/4
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I0+2ML2
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I0+ML2
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## The correct option is B I0+ML2/4Here, we apply theorem of parallel axisI0 moment of inertia of Red length L about its axisIB moment of inertia of Rod at its endIB=I0+M(L2)2IB=I0+ML24

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