Newton's First Law

Newton's First Law

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1. What is the proper definition of inertia?

A. Property of an object that resists change
B. A force that resists change
C. The amount of matter an object contains

Correct:   A


What is an unbalanced force?

A. Net force on an object that causes change in motion
B. The property of an object that resists change

Correct:   A


What is force?   

A. A force that resists the motion of objects or surfaces
B. A push or pull or any action that is able to change motion

Correct:   B


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