February 26, 2017

Homework Help: physics

Posted by heather on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 7:07pm.

The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 x 106 m, determine the centripetal acceleration of a person situated (a) at the equator and (b) at a latitude of 52.0 ° north of the equator.

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