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Problem: A particle in uniform circular motion requires a net force acting in what direction? A. Towards the center of the circle. B. In the direction of velocity. C. Opposite the direction of the velocity. D. Away from the center of the circle. E. Upward. F. Downward

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The net force acting should facilitate a uniform circular motion.

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A particle in uniform circular motion requires a net force acting in what direction? 

A. Towards the center of the circle. 

B. In the direction of velocity. 

C. Opposite the direction of the velocity. 

D. Away from the center of the circle. 

E. Upward. F. Downward

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