Hamumu Software Hamumu Software Hamumu Software
Name
Password Register
Latest Journal update: Nov 27, 2017

Go Back   Hamumu Forum > General > Total Mayhem

View Poll Results: Which is the correct Spelling?
Centrifical Force (Correct) 1 8.33%
Centrifugal Force (Popular Belief) 6 50.00%
Centripetal Force (Cheeselords Way...) 5 41.67%
Voters: 12. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-19-2008, 07:51 AM   #1
Connor S.
RISE, MY MEAT PUPPETS!
 
Connor S.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 1,505
Default Centrifical Force!

Which is the correct spelling of the word?

Obviously its Centrifical.
Connor S. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 07:55 AM   #2
Mr.Onion
Evil, random-voting vegetable
 
Mr.Onion's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Down at the shore where there's no-one vacationing.
Posts: 4,862
Default Re: Centrifical Force!

There is no entry for "centrifical" in dictionary.com.
There is no entry for "centrifical" in Wiktionary.org.
AFAIK, there's entry in the OED either.
__________________
Mr.Onion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 09:16 AM   #3
Coolguy
Couch Potato
 
Coolguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Dumbopolis
Posts: 5,926
Default Re: Centrifical Force!

It's centriFUGAL!

And doesn't centripedal mean something else?
__________________
T&T- New Region!
Coolguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 09:25 AM   #4
CheeseLord
No One Is Perfect
 
CheeseLord's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: The dead center of the universe.
Posts: 1,590
Default Re: Centrifical Force!

They are different forces, but the question wasn't asking about that.
__________________
There is often a method to the madness, but always a madness to the method.

Without loss of generality, assume I am a squirrel.

I'm not an actor, I just play one on TV.
CheeseLord is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2008, 09:45 AM   #5
AtkinsSJ
Legs sold separately.
Moderator
 
AtkinsSJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Computers!
Posts: 4,790
Default Re: Centrifical Force!

Centrifugal force doesn't actually exist, and centripetal force makes no sense in my head, really.

So both of the two bottom options are correct.
__________________
Caution: may contain traces of nuts
AtkinsSJ is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Shape of force Megadog Total Mayhem 20 02-26-2010 01:29 PM
Club Penguin - Elite Penguin Force (DS) supersilver Total Mayhem 22 10-27-2008 05:00 AM
Evil Force RPG Redbone Dr. Lunatic 10 03-30-2007 05:20 PM


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Site Map
Copyright 2017, Hamumu Games Inc.