Question
Fri November 16, 2012 By: Bharath Mazumdar
 

derive the formula for centipetal acceleration.

Expert Reply
Sat November 17, 2012

If an object moves in a circle it changes its velocity i.e. it is accelerating. This acceleration is known as the centripetal acceleration. or we can say that the centripetal acceleration is defined as the rate of change of tangential velocity.

Ask the Expert