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A particle experiences a variable force Fv = Fo * sin (cx) where x is displacement in meters. What units are the constants c and Fo in.

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

Um ok....how the heck do i figure out what units they're in

so i know my final units need to be kg*m/s^2 , and i already got my meters from the displacement x inside the sin function

but the rest i can't figure out...

my best guess is...one cycle of the sin function is 2pi radians...so delta x * c = 2pi rads

delta x is just velocity so m/s*c = rad... does that make c in rad * s / m? cause thats not aunit ive heard of...

if i do use that though, then Fo is just in the regular force units kg*m/s^2 ?

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# Homework Help: Units of variable force?

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