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Posted by **Amanda** on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 12:18am.

A bicyclist traveling at 8 m/s rides around an unbanked curve. The coefficient of friction (is this static or kinetic friction?) between the tires and the road is 0.36. What is the radius of the shortest turn that the bicyclist can safely make?

Please, answer

Thank you

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**bobpursley**, Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 6:44amforce centripetal=force friction

mv^2/r=mg*mu

solve for r

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