pseudo force

Asked by  | 18th Sep, 2009, 01:24: AM

Expert Answer:

The physically apparent but nonexistent force needed by an observer in a noninertial frame to make Newton's laws of motion hold true. The centrifugal force is a pseudo force. Also called fictitious force.

Gravity is not a pseudo force.

Answered by  | 19th Sep, 2009, 11:21: AM

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