## Centripetal Acceleration Power Point - Section 3: Exploring Circular Motion Activity

Centripetal Acceleration Power Point

# Playing "A-Round" with Circular Motion

Unit 2: Forces in Two Dimensions
Lesson 6 of 16

## Big Idea: Uniform circular motion on an object happens when there is a net force acting towards the center of the circle.

Print Lesson
5 teachers like this lesson
Standards:
Subject(s):
Circular Motion, Science, Physical Science, Newton's Laws, centripetal force, physics, Forces
50 minutes

### Jameson Parker

##### Similar Lessons

###### Friction Lab, Day 1
High School Physics » Force and Acceleration
Big Idea: Students investigate factors that affect friction on sliding wooden blocks.
Favorites(4)
Resources(17)
Park Ridge, IL
Environment: Suburban

###### Self-Directed Day
High School Physics » Electrostatics
Big Idea: Forces can cancel ; a net force can be zero even if there are multiple forces on an object.
Favorites(0)
Resources(10)
Woodstock, VT
Environment: Rural

###### Springing into Hooke's Law
High School Physics » Simple Harmonic Motion
Big Idea: Today is all about stretching students' knowledge of Hooke's Law by exploring the relationships between forces, mass, and displacement.
Favorites(0)
Resources(16)
Scottsdale, AZ
Environment: Suburban