Posted by **Jenny** on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 3:38pm.

A particle moves in a plane with trajectory given by the polar equation,

r = a(1 + cos );where a is a positive constant Suppose that the particle moves such that theta(t) =omega for all t; that is, the angular velocity theta is constant.Show that the

acceleration has radial component -aomega^2 (2 cos +1)and transverse component

-2aomega^2sintheta

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