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Circular motion


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Towards the centre of the circle
Where is an object continuousy accelerating to when it moves in a circle?
Centripetal force
What is the resulatant force causing this acceleration called?
Towards the centre of the circle
Where is the centripetal force always directed?
The mass of the object increases
The centripetal force needed to make an object perform circular motion increases as:
The velocity
The speed of an object going around in a circle can remain the same, but what is changing continuously as the direction constantly changes?
Accelerating
If the velocity is changing, then what is the object doing?