Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 8 - Rotational Motion - Questions: 19

Answer

North.

Work Step by Step

Curl the fingers of your right hand in the direction of the Earth’s rotation, from west to east. Your thumb points north. The Earth’s angular velocity points along its axis of rotation, toward the north.
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