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written by David Stern
This web page describes forces in rotating frames of reference and the effects of the coriolis and centrifugal forces.  A lesson plan is provided for instructors.  This web page is part of "From Stargazers to Starships,"an extensive web site about physics and astronomy motivated by the topics of space exploration and space science. Translations in French and Spanish are available.
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Classical Mechanics
- Rotational Dynamics
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- Lower Undergraduate
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© 1998 David Stern
Keywords:
Coriolis, centrifugal, centripetal, non-inertial
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Metadata instance created September 30, 2005 by Henry Bradsher
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March 7, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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March 13, 2006
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D. Stern, (1998), WWW Document, (http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Srotfram.htm).
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D. Stern, Rotating Frames of Reference in Space and on Earth, (1998), <http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Srotfram.htm>.
APA Format
Stern, D. (2006, March 13). Rotating Frames of Reference in Space and on Earth. Retrieved December 19, 2014, from http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Srotfram.htm
Chicago Format
Stern, David. Rotating Frames of Reference in Space and on Earth. March 13, 2006. http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Srotfram.htm (accessed 19 December 2014).
MLA Format
Stern, David. Rotating Frames of Reference in Space and on Earth. 1998. 13 Mar. 2006. 19 Dec. 2014 <http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Srotfram.htm>.
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