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What exactly is centrifugal force 
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Feb213, 05:54 PM

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Feb213, 07:26 PM

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In the equations of motion "fictitious forces" is just a name for the terms with connection coefficients. 


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Feb213, 07:29 PM

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[itex] m \Gamma^i_{jk} U^j U^k [/itex] can unambiguously be called "the fictitious (or inertial) forces" 


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