Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Homework Help: Circular motion problem

  1. Oct 31, 2006 #1
    What are (a) the angular speed, (b) the radial acceleration, and (c) the tangential acceleration of a spaceship negotiating a circular turn of radius 3220 km at a constant speed of 28,700 km/h?


    I am not sure what formulas to use.... any suggestions would be appreciated.
     
    Last edited: Oct 31, 2006
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 31, 2006 #2

    Pyrrhus

    User Avatar
    Homework Helper

    This is straightforward, check your textbook.
     
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook