PHYS208 Fundamentals of Physics II

Hint for Ch. 29, 21E

a) Use the relation between centripetal acceleration and the radius of the path in uniform circular motion. The speed of light is 3 x 108 m/s.

b) Kinetic energy in joules can be converted to eV by the conversion factor 1 eV = 1.60 10-19 J.

Last updated Oct. 26, 1997.
Copyright George Watson, Univ. of Delaware, 1997.