Newton’s 2nd Law – Chapter 12 – Quiz Questions #2
pp. 400 - 402
- State and give an example of Newton’s second Law of Motion.
- From the picture of the football players on page 400, explain why the two players in the picture on the right get less acceleration.
- What is the formula for force?
- What is the unit of measurement for force?
- What are balanced forces?
- What are unbalanced forces?
- Describe Newton’s 2nd Law in terms of acceleration.
- Why does a small sports car have better acceleration than an 18-wheel truck?
- Why does a small car have better fuel economy than a large SUV?
- Explain how Newton’s 2nd Law is responsible for space travel.