# What makes an object move in circular motion?

## What makes an object move in circular motion?

A centripetal force is a net force that acts on an object to keep it moving along a circular path.

## What is an object moving in a circular path?

The movement of an object in a circular path with constant speed is called uniform circular motion. For example, the motion of the tip of the second hand of a watch.

## What is a circular movement around an object called?

Rotation or rotational motion is the circular movement of an object around a central line, known as axis of rotation.

## What is it called when an object moves in a circular path?

The correct option is D Circular motion. Circular motion is that motion in which object is moving in a circular path. Example of object in circular motion is merry go round.

## What are three examples of circular motion?

• Motion of a wheel.
• A stone tied to a string.
• Artificial satellite orbiting earth.
• Turning of a car around a curve.

## What are the 10 example of circular motion?

• motion of electrons around nucleus.
• motion artificial satellite around the earth at constant altitude.
• Walking in circular path with constant speed.
• Spinning of a top in friction less surface.
• Rotation of fan blades at constant speed.