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Ballin_24
 10 months ago
Centripetal is a word used in science to mean:
A. perpendicular to the motion
B. away from the center
C. toward the center
D. along a circular path
Ballin_24
 10 months ago
Centripetal is a word used in science to mean: A. perpendicular to the motion B. away from the center C. toward the center D. along a circular path

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kropot72
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1If a body is moving in a curved path, the force that is directed towards the center of curvature and makes the body move in a curved path is centripetal force.

kropot72
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Centripetal does not mean "along a circular path".
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