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Homework Help: Vertical circle

  1. Mar 20, 2006 #1
    hmm.. I have a question.

    If a ball is whirled in a vertical circle inclined from the horizontal axis

    at angle [tex]\theta[/tex]. what is the total acceleration of the ball?
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 20, 2006 #2
    Show your works. You have to use a free body diagram here. Just find it with respect to theta and the angle phi that it makes with a fixed diameter in the circular path drawn by it.
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