# An object with a mass of #2 kg# is revolving around a point at a distance of #5 m#. If the object is making revolutions at a frequency of #1 Hz#, what is the centripetal force acting on the object?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 1, 2017

#### Explanation:

Centripetal force is given by

where ,

m is the mass of the particle ,

v is the velocity of the particle,

and r is the radius of the circle of revolution.

Here frequency (

Therefore