Balanced Forces

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  • Created on: 05-06-13 18:35

Reaction of a Surface

When an object is resting on a surface it pushes down on to the surface because of it's weight.

This creates an equal reaction force pushing up to the object. 

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Steady Speed

If an object is travelling at a steady speed, the forces acting upon it are equal. 

 This applies to all moving objects un less it changes speed or direction. 

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Resultant Force

Resultant force is the overall force acting on an object.

It decides the motion of an object.

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