Thread: Circular motion
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AlephZero
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Jan9-13, 03:32 PM
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Circular motion

If you are taking a curve on a banked road, the car is accelerating towards the center of the curve. You seen to have forgotten about that in your equations.

This means that the reaction force r can be bigger than the weight of the car.