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Question about noninertial reference frame.

  1. Sep 13, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    If you are in a noninertial reference frame, that means:


    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at a solution
    I know that nonintertial reference frame is something that is moving.
    However, if I am in it, then should I be moving together with it?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 13, 2012 #2
    A non-inertial reference frame is one which is accelerating and the laws of motion do not have the forms we generally see. I would suggest reading this article for a better understanding:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non-inertial_frame
     
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