Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
kym02
Group Title
I'm doing this physics experiment tomorrow and i need help! The aim is to find the resultant of two forces....can anyone please give me a theory, discussion and conclusion for this lab??? i don't fully understand it:(
 one year ago
 one year ago
kym02 Group Title
I'm doing this physics experiment tomorrow and i need help! The aim is to find the resultant of two forces....can anyone please give me a theory, discussion and conclusion for this lab??? i don't fully understand it:(
 one year ago
 one year ago

This Question is Closed

JamesJ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Forces add up. That's what this lab is about. I am sitting in a chair right now, with no acceleration. By Newton's 1st law, this means that I must have zero net force acting on me. But there's gravity. I exert a force of gravity on the chair under me. By Newton's 3rd law, the chair exerts an equal and opposite force on me. These two forces add up. The net force I experience is zero. Here's another example: a plane, is headed in the north direction. The thrust from the engines is a force in the north direction. Air resistance is a force in the south direction. Let's suppose there is a wind blowing as well from the east. This exerts a force on the plane in the west direction. The net force on the plane is the sum of these three forces and is in the northwest direction roughly.
 one year ago

kym02 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thank you! by the way how should i start the discussion??
 one year ago

JamesJ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
For that, consult your teacher, textbook or class mates, sorry.
 one year ago

kym02 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok my teacher doesn't help his students so i'll just ask my classmates or probably google books! thanks anyways=)
 one year ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.