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A ball moving in a horizontal circle

Added by David Fairhurst on Feb 6, 2008

An interactive animation demonstrating the centripetal force acting on a ball moving in a circle, providing an example of unbalanced forces acting to change a moving body's velocity. Click the arrow button to snap the string and observe the ball's subsequent motion.

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This item is part of the following lists: Motion & Forces


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