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Problem: Which of the following point towards the center of the circle in uniform circular motion?(a) Acceleration(b) Velocity, acceleration, net force(c) Velocity, acceleration(d) Velocity, net force(e) Acceleration, net force

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Newton's Second law:

ΣF=ma

In uniform circular motion, the centripetal acceleration is directed toward the center of the circle.

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Which of the following point towards the center of the circle in uniform circular motion?

(a) Acceleration

(b) Velocity, acceleration, net force

(c) Velocity, acceleration

(d) Velocity, net force

(e) Acceleration, net force

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