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Centrifugal force is considered as a fictitious force. For an object of [itex] m [/itex] mass, it is given by

[tex] F_{centrifugal} = - m \vec{a}_{centripetal} = \frac{mv^2}{r} \hat{r}[/tex]

The fictitiousness comes from the use of a noninertial rotating coordinate system for measuring coordinates. But if the rotating coordinate system is removed would this removal also cause the force to become real?

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# Can Fictitious Force Become Real ?

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