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A motion that repeats itself in cyclic fashion is said to be periodic. The time for one complete cycle is known as the period of the motion. The motion of a second hand has a period of 60 seconds. The periodic rotation of the earth about its axis is 24 hours. The periodic motion of an amusement park pendulum ride may have a period as high as 10 or 15 seconds.

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