Fundamentals of Physics Extended (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 1-11823-072-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-11823-072-5

Chapter 4 - Motion in Two and Three Dimensions - Questions: 13a

Answer

Yes, it is possible to be accelerating while traveling at a constant speed.

Work Step by Step

When rounding a circle, an object has centripetal acceleration. This centripetal acceleration acts towards the center of the circle, and keeps the object moving at a constant velocity.
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