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Objects moving in a circle must experience acceleration and force perpendicular to their direction of travel.

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    Centripetal Acceleration

    Centripetal Acceleration

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Students will learn what is centripetal acceleration, where it applies and how to calculate it. Students will also learn when a force is acting as a centripetal force and how to apply it.
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    Centripetal Acceleration

    Centripetal Acceleration

    by Tyson Grover //at grade
    Students will learn what is centripetal acceleration, where it applies and how to calculate it. Students will also learn when a force is acting as a centripetal force and how to apply it.
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    Unit 7.6 Centripetal Acceleration

    Unit 7.6 Centripetal Acceleration

    by Scott //at grade
    Students will learn what is centripetal acceleration, where it applies and how to calculate it. Students will also learn when a force is acting as a centripetal force and how to apply it.
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  • Interactive Simulations
    Newton's Cannon

    Newton's Cannon

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn about orbits and how an object can stay in orbit under the influence of gravity.
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  • Interactive Simulations
    Tetherball

    Tetherball

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Learn about centripetal motion in the context of a game of tetherball.
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    Centripetal Acceleration Practice
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    Centripetal Acceleration Practice

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  • Downloadable Quiz
    Centripetal Acceleration Quiz - PPB

    Centripetal Acceleration Quiz - PPB

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Calculations involving the equation a=v^2/r, angular acceleration concepts.
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  • Critical Thinking
    Centripetal Acceleration Discussion Questions

    Centripetal Acceleration Discussion Questions

    by CK-12 //at grade
    A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Centripetal Acceleration.
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  • Real World Application
    Defying Gravity

    Defying Gravity

    by Savanna Li //at grade
    Check out a real life amusement park ride that uses centripetal force!
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  • Real World Application
    It's a Physics Finish!

    It's a Physics Finish!

    by Vishal Satish //at grade
    How can a racecar be used to model the various possible effects of centripetal acceleration on matter?
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  • Real World Application
    Centripetal Acceleration Poster

    Centripetal Acceleration Poster

    by High Tech High Charter School //at grade
    Explore the centripetal acceleration of a speed skater around a circular course.
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  • Real World Application
    Centripetal Acceleration

    Centripetal Acceleration

    by High Tech High Charter School //at grade
    Explore the centripetal acceleration of a speed skater around a circular course.
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  • Study Guide
    Circular Motion Study Guide

    Circular Motion Study Guide

    by CK-12 //at grade
    This study guide provides an overview of circular and rotational motion: centripetal force, discussion of fictitious force, calculating period and frequency, determining the rotational axis, calculating angular quantities, and precession.
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