(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A man hanging upside down is holding a partner who weighs 475 N. Assume that the

partner moves on a circle that has a radius of 6.50 m. At a swinging speed of 4.00 m/s,

what force must the man apply to his partner in the straight-down position?

2. Relevant equations

F=mv^2/r

3. The attempt at a solution

I just plugged in the numbers and got 1,169. Is it correct?

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