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.
Watch this informative video about centripetal acceleration to learn more about it. Use the practice at the end of the video to test what you've learned.
Check out a real life amusement park ride that uses centripetal force!
How can a racecar be used to model the various possible effects of centripetal acceleration on matter?