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During an Olympic bobsled run, the Jamaican team makes a turn of radius 9.20 m at a speed of 104 km/h. What is the ratio of their acceleration to g?

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During an Olympic bobsled run, the Jamaican team makes a turn of radius 9.20 m at a speed of 104 km/h. What is the ratio of their acceleration to g?

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Acceleration is,

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The ratio of acceleration...

a v
g gR
(104km/h)
(9.8 m/s2)(9.20m
(28.89m/s)
(9.8m/s2
(9.20m
9.26
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a v g gR (104km/h) (9.8 m/s2)(9.20m (28.89m/s) (9.8m/s2 (9.20m 9.26

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