prob_044 - F c = (1/2) mg yields r = 2 v 2 / g = 2(35.8...

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44. REASONING AND SOLUTION The normal force exerted by the wall on each astronaut is the centripetal force needed to keep him in the circular path, i.e., F c = mv 2 / r . Rearranging and letting
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Unformatted text preview: F c = (1/2) mg yields r = 2 v 2 / g = 2(35.8 m/s) 2 /(9.80 m/s 2 ) = 262 m ______________________________________________________________________________________ _______...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2010 for the course CALC 01:640:135 taught by Professor Soffer during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.

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