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Uniform Circular Motion Question!

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On a circular racetrack, a car travels 2.0km at a speed of 120 km/h in completing one lap.

A) What is the change in velocity in one quarter of a revolution?
B) What is the change in velocity in half a revolution?

Thanks for the help.


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