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Physics: Principles with Applications

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Chapter 5, Question 1 Question Problem The statement is wrong because there is no such force like centrifugal force acting on rotating bodies. When the spin drier rotates, the centripetal force on the clothes is directed towards the centre of the spin drier. Therefore according to Newton s third law the clothes would exert an equal and
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Unformatted text preview: opposite force, which is directed towards the wall of the spin drier. But the water gets squeezed out of the clothes into the numerous holes on the wall of the spin drier. The wall does not get to exert the force on the water which escapes out through the porous wall. http://www.hwproblems.com/cgi-bin/book.cgi?bookid=0044&cptn=5qu1&id=489216 [2/4/2008 4:17:20 PM]...
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