Centripetal Acceleration Calculator

Enter 2 of the 3 below
<-- Rotational Speed
<-- Radius
<-- Centripetal Acceleration

How does the Centripetal Acceleration Calculator work?

Solves for any of the 3 items in the centripetal acceleration formula, centripetal acceleration, rotational speed, and radius.
This calculator has 3 inputs.

What 1 formula is used for the Centripetal Acceleration Calculator?

  1. a = v2/r

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What 4 concepts are covered in the Centripetal Acceleration Calculator?

Rate of change of the velocity with respect to time. Denoted as A(t).
centripetal acceleration
Distance from the center of a circle to the edge
the rate at which someone or something is able to move or operate
s = d/t where d is distance travelled and t is time elapsed

Example calculations for the Centripetal Acceleration Calculator

  1. v=20,r=100
  2. a=300,r=20