Forces

Kaitlyn Lawhon

Push/Pull/Grip Forces

A force exerted no another object.

Buoyant Forces

For an object to float, the upward buoyant force must be equal to the downward gravity force
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Air and Water Pressure

Air Pressure: Force exerted on a surface by the weight

Water Pressure: A force that makes a flow of water strong or weak

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Friction Forces

Force that opposes the motion between two touching surfaces. Works against motion.
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Air Resistance Force

Force that opposes the motion of objects that move through the air.
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Normal Force

The force perpendicular to an object's surface that results in support.
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Tension Forces

Being stretched tightly by forces acting from the opposite ends.
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Elastic Force

A force stretched or compressed but able to go back to its original shape or form.
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Electrical Force

Two like charges repel. Two opposite charges attract.
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Gravity Force

Attractive force between two objects that depends on the masses of the objects and the distance between them.
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