Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (3rd Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321993721
ISBN 13: 978-0-32199-372-4

Chapter 5 - For Thought and Discussion: 11

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The pretzel does not move due to the centripetal force acting on it, which keeps it in circular motion with the plane. This opposes the force of gravity, causing the forces to balance and causing the pretzel not to move.
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