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TERMINALVELOCITY

THE TOP SPEED REACHED BY AN OBJECT BEFORE AIR RESISTANCE STOPS IT.

BALANCED CONSTANT SPEED.



Resistancewilldecreasetheacceleratingforceuntilt hetwoforcesare
equal­t hisist het erminalvelocity.


On Earth, air resistance causes things to fall at different rates. It is
affected by drag and weight. For example, a skydiver without his
parachute open will have…

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streamlining and increases the surface area, reducing the falling speed. The drag would
increase as speed increases.

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