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Homework Help: Circular motion

  1. Oct 1, 2005 #1
    Question: how would i find the coefficient of static friction that would keep people from falling out of a spinning amusement park ride when the bottom dropped out if all i knew was the radius and the amount of revolutions per second...???
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  3. Oct 1, 2005 #2


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    That very same problem was solved here a couple days ago - spend a few minutes to look it up!
  4. Oct 1, 2005 #3
    sorry...jeez...figured it out myself anyway...
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