Discussion-09 - Circular CircularMotion Discussion#09...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–5. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Circular Motion Di i #09 Ch 5 1 5 7 Discussion #09 – Ch. 5.1 – 5.7 Physics 125 – Fall 2010 Dr. Mike Melnichuk [email protected] Office: 2409 Randall Lab [email protected] Office Hours: 2:00 4:00 / Mon & Tue in Rm 1416 Randall Lab Office Hours: 2:00 – 4:00 / Mon. & Tue. in Rm. 1416 Randall Lab.
Image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Example #1 A car is rounding a flat, unbanked curve with radius R. The coefficient of friction between the tires and road is μ s . What is the maximum force that keeps the car moving in its circular path at the maximum speed v max ? A. static friction force B gravitational force B. gravitational force C. normal force D. tension force
Image of page 2
Test #1 A car is rounding a flat, unbanked curve with radius R. The coefficient of friction between the tires and road is μ s . Find the maximum speed of the car. That is, express v max in terms of μ s , g , and R . μ R s max A. v g = max s B. v gR μ = max s C. v gR μ =
Image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon