Physics Word Problem

Physics
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The radius of the Earth is about 6.37 ×10^6 m.

a) What is the centripetal acceleration of a point on the equator due to the rotation of earth about its axis?

Answer in units of m/s^2.

b) What is the centripetal acceleration of a point at the North Pole?

Answer in units of m/s^2.

Jun 23rd, 2015

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6.37*10^6

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