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Design Your Rotating Space Ship

Unit 2: Forces in Two Dimensions
Lesson 8 of 16

Objective: Students will apply the concept of centripetal force to design their own spaceship and calculate the tangential velocity and period of rotation.

Big Idea: The normal force is the centripetal force that will keep an object stuck to the inside surface of a rotating object.

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