Calculate the acceleration

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A rock tied to a string is swung around in a circle at a constant speed of 25 ft/sec. The length of the string is 1.765 ft. Calculate the acceleration. (Round to nearest whole number.)

acceleration = ________ft/sec2
 

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NateTG
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You know, there is a homework help forum. You might post questions of that nature there.

That said, centripetal acceleration is equal to [tex]\frac{v^2}{r}[/tex].
 

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