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Every force has a(n) ____ force.
reaction
longrange
opposite
accelerating
You throw a ball into the air. As the ball leaves your hand, the force(s) acting on it is/are ____.
gravity
your hand
balanced
gravity and your hand
I think 1. is opposite and 2. is gravity but I just want to make sure.
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Every force has a(n) ____ force. reaction longrange opposite accelerating You throw a ball into the air. As the ball leaves your hand, the force(s) acting on it is/are ____. gravity your hand balanced gravity and your hand I think 1. is opposite and 2. is gravity but I just want to make sure.
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cerezasBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i woudl say reaction force for 1
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Well in my text book it says that forces always have equal but opposite pairs.
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So wouldn't it be that every force has an opposite force?
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cerezasBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ok true, but when I learned physics they called it a reaction force. if your book says opposite force, then go with that.
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ok, I just wanted to make sure though because this is my last exam . Also, do you agree that 2. is gravity?
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cerezasBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
why are you saying not your hand?
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Because it's saying "As the ball leaves your hand".
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So wouldn't it be not counted as a force because it's not acting upon it?
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The only force that would be acting on it would be gravity as it's going up in the air.
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cerezasBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yeah that's exactly right
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ok, thanks for the help. :)
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purplec16Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Based on Newton's Law equal and opposite forces.
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
That's what I though also. I also decided to go with gravity and your hand for 2. and I got both of them right. :)
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purplec16Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
As the ball "leaves" your hand... hmm, that's really trick and wow okay that's great!!!
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Lol, thanks for answering though! :)
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Miss_DevaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
And yes, number 2 was tricky. :P
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