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Te Reo Pūtaiao

tōpana whakawaho

centrifugal force

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te tōpana ka rangona, ka pā rānei ki tētahi mea e porotiti haere ana, e āmio haere ana. Ko te tōpana whakawaho ka ā i taua mea ki te whai i tētahi ara torotika ki waho atu i tōna ara porotaka.

The force that is felt, or pertains to something which is spinning or moving in a circular path. The centrifugal force impels the object to follow a straight path outside of the circular motion.

Tauira KŌrero

Hoahoatia te tōpana whakawaho o te rangorango.

Whakamāramatia mai te pā o te tōpana whakawaho i te huri o te motukā i tētahi kokonga.

Ka hurihuri te tangata maka i te poroāwhio, ā, ko te tōpana whakawaho hei kawe i te poroāwhio ki tawhiti ina tukuna.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Ko te tōpana whakaroto te kōaro o te tōpana whakawaho. Koia ko te tōpana e pupuri ana i tētahi mea ki tana ara porotaka. Hei tauira, ko te porotiti a te poi. Ko te taura o te poi te tōpana whakaroto e mau ai te poi ki tōna ara porotaka. Ina tukuna, mā te tōpana whakawaho ka kawea te poi ki waho atu i tōna ara porotaka, rere atu ai ki te takiwā.

Takenga Mai

tōpana - force

whakawaho - in an outward direction

Tauira KŌrero

Hoahoatia te tōpana whakawaho o te rangorango.

Whakamāramatia mai te pā o te tōpana whakawaho i te huri o te motukā i tētahi kokonga.

Ka hurihuri te tangata maka i te poroāwhio, ā, ko te tōpana whakawaho hei kawe i te poroāwhio ki tawhiti ina tukuna.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga