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A 2-kg object is moving horizontally with a speed of 8 m/s. How much net force is required to keep the object moving at this speed and in this direction?

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  • Newton's first law states that when viewed in an inertial reference frame, an object either remains at rest or continues to move at a constant velocity, unless acted upon by an external force.
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An object in motion will maintain its state of motion. The presence of an unbalanced force changes the velocity of the object.
answered Aug 19, 2014 by balaji.thirumalai

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