P08-05a: Centripetal Acceleration

P08-05a: Centripetal Acceleration


The new edition of the Hewitt textbook we use in class avoids this topic in the interest of "information overload," but I still think it's important because it connects what you've already learned in linear motion with what you are now learning in rotational motion.  Don't be scared!

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No quiz and just the one video for this topic.  We'll be covering a bit more when we talk about the force CAUSING this acceleration, but this is still useful information.