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April 23, 2014

Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Rachel on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 5:06pm.

What causes the restoring force in a simple pendulum?

A. friction between the thread and the support

B. the force exerted on the pendulum bob while displacing it from the mean position

C. the component of the weight of the bob acting perpendicular to the thread

D. the component of the weight of the bob acting parallel to the thread

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