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An example of Newton's second law of motion would be if someone's car ran out of gas and they tried to push it and, because the car is much heavier, it would require more force to push than if it was a lighter object, li... More »

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Riding a bike is an example of Newton's third law of motion because the force needed to pedal a bike forward, which is the force that the tire exerts on the ground, is equal to the force of the ground pushing against the... More »

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Newton's second law of motion is Force = Mass x Acceleration. What this states is that the acceleration of an object is dependent upon two variables, which are the net force acting upon the object and the mass of the obj... More »

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The concept of air resistance is related to Newton's second law of motion, which describes acceleration and force. Air resistance is a significant factor in how fast an object falls, according to this law. More »

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Riding a bike is an example of Newton's third law of motion because the force needed to pedal a bike forward, which is the force that the tire exerts on the ground, is equal to the force of the ground pushing against the... More »

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The law of acceleration is formally referred to as Newton's Second Law of Motion and defines the rate of acceleration as a product of the force exerted on the object and the mass of the object. The rate of acceleration i... More »

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The law of inertia states that an object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force. The law of inertia is sometim... More »

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