Uniform linear motion is motion that occurs in one dimension of space at a constant speed and direction. It is a key principle of physics, directly related to Newton's first law.Continue Reading
Uniform linear motion occurs when an object with no net force pushing against it either stays still or moves in a straight line at an unchanging speed. When the item is in motion it creates kinetic energy from the momentum of the movement.
An example of uniform linear motion is a group of people marching together in a parade, performing the exact same steps together. In contrast, an example of non uniform linear motion is a child going down a slide, as they are constantly changing speed and position.Learn more about Motion & Mechanics