Centripetal Force

Centripetal Force - force F c = ma = force and acceleration...

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Centripetal Force Centripetal force is the force that causes centripetal acceleration. By using Newton's Second Law in conjunction with the equation for centripetal acceleration, we can easily generate an expression for centripetal
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Unformatted text preview: force. F c = ma = force and acceleration will always point in the same direction. Centripetal force therefore points toward the center of the circle....
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2011 for the course PHYSICS 010 taught by Professor - during the Fall '09 term at Montgomery.

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