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A bead of mass m is free to slide along a frictionless ring of radius R=.5 meters that rotates about the vertical axis with angular velocity ω=6 rad/sec as shown below. What angle θ with the vertical will the bead make?

The answer choices are:

(A) 90

(B) 61

(C) 56

(D) 34

(E) 29

This is from the Physics C Mechanics: Sample Exam III.

2. Relevant equations

I have no idea.

3. The attempt at a solution

I don't know where to start.

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