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Falling off the Merry Go Round
Description: This demonstrates that the centripetal force required to hold an object on a rotating disk varies with radius and speed.
Place an object on the rotating disk at different radii and run the motor at different speeds.
Hazards: As with any rotating object, keep hair, ties, etc. away from it.
Parts: One variable speed turn table
One object to ride/slide
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