`F_"net" = "m" * "v" ^2/ "R" `

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This equation computes the net force on a mass that is in uniform circular motion. Inputs to this equation are:

**v** - the tangential velocity of the orbiting object**R** - the radius of circular motion**m **- the mass of the object

**Author: Merlin**

# Notes

Sears and Zemansky's: University Physics: 12th Edition equation 5.17