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Newton's first law
An object at rest remain and an object in motion remains in motion UNLESS it experiences an unbalanced force. Also called the Law of Inertia.
_______ is the property of an object that leads it to resist any change in motion
Newton's second law
Acceleration is produced when a force acts on a mass, the greater the mass, the more force is required to accelerate the object.
Newton's Third Law
All forces come in pairs. The two forces in a pair act on different objects and are equal in strength and opposite in direction.
forces that are equal in size but opposite in direction
forces that cause a change in the motion of an object
Example of Newton's First Law
A wad of paper is on the back of a truck. The truck moves forward and the wad of paper falls off the truck.
Example of Newton's Third Law
A ball is dropped and bounces after hitting the ground.
Example of Newton's Second Law
A paper cup and a glass cup are pushed with the same amount of force applied. The glass cup stops sooner.