Forces

By:Kelsey West

Grip

Grip is anything you can take and keep a firm hold of.
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Push

Exerted force on someone or something
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Pull

Exerted force on someone of something
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Gravity (weight)

Is the force with which gravity attracts an object towards the earth. Therefore, we consider weight as the gravitational force.
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Electrical Forces

Two positive charges will repel, as will two negative charges. A positive and a negative charge will attract. Observed in static electricity; lightning: used in copy machines. Friction is caused by electric forces.
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Friction

The force between two surfaces that works against motion abbreviation.
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Air Resistance

The force between air and a surface that works against motion.
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Buoyant Forces Cout.

For an object to float the upward bouyant force = the downward gravitational force.
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Air or water pressure

The outward force caused by contained water or air.
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Normal Force

The force perpendicular to an object's surface that results in support.
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Tension or Elastic Force

A force caused by a string, spring or rope resulting in stretching or pulling.
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