# An object with a mass of #6 kg# is revolving around a point at a distance of #8 m#. If the object is making revolutions at a frequency of #5 Hz#, what is the centripetal force acting on the object?

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Jan 31, 2016

The centripetal force is given by

#### Explanation:

The centripetal acceleration is given by:

Where:

we were given the rotational frequency in

Using Newton's Second Law , the centripetal force will be