64 712
Assignments Done
99,4%
Successfully Done
In September 2018

Answer to Question #38384 in Mechanics | Relativity for Aly

Question #38384
If a point on a bike is momentarily in contact with the ground at a constant speed, what would the direction of acceleration for this point be?
Expert's answer
When an object is executing such a motion where it changes direction, but not speed, it is said to be undergoing centripetal (directed towards the center) acceleration. a_centripetal is always directed towards the axis of rotation, in this case, direction of acceleration for this point is upward.

Need a fast expert's response?

Submit order

and get a quick answer at the best price

for any assignment or question with DETAILED EXPLANATIONS!

Comments

No comments. Be first!

Leave a comment

Ask Your question

Submit
Privacy policy Terms and Conditions