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# Does an unbalanced force change an objects motion?

Updated: 9/17/2023

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11y ago

There's no such thing as "an unbalanced force".

If the entire group of two or more forces on an object
is unbalanced, then the object's motion changes.

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### Can change an objects motion?

unbalanced force(:

### What is needed to change an objects motion?

an unbalanced force

### Is it true that an unbalanced force will not change and objects motion?

yes every unbalanced force can change or "try to change (can be or cannot be)" the state of rest or motion

### What does it take to change an objects state of motion?

it takes an unbalanced force to change an object's state of motion

### An unbalanced force will not change an objects motion?

If the forces on an object are unbalanced then the objects motion will change. It will start accelerating in the direction of the resultant force. Only objects that have balanced forces will remain in the same motion (stationary or moving at a constant speed).

### Can unbalanced force change an objects motion?

If the group of forces acting on an object is unbalanced, the object's motion always changes. The change is called "acceleration".

### Can a unbalanced force change an objects motion?

An unbalanced force can: change the speed an object moves at change the direction an object is moving cause an object to start/stop moving

### A nonzero net force which changes and objects motion what is the word for this?

The name for such a force is either "non-zero net force" or "unbalanced force". The name for the change of motion is "acceleration".

Friction

unbalanced force

### A force that can change the motion of an object is called?

an unbalanced force.

unbalanced force