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WFU Physics Lecture Demonstrations

Ball on a String

PIRA 1D55.15

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Photo of Demo

Description:

Swing the ball in a circle. When released, it will immediately cease the radial acceleration and velocity, and result in tangential escape due to the remaining tangential velocity.

Recipe and
Location:

Ball on a String

Video:

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Real Video:

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Notes:

none at this time

 

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