Activity: Newton's 2nd law

IB Physics: Activity: Newton's 2nd law

First we will start with a simple statement that applies to bodies with constant mass:The acceleration of a body is proportional to the unbalanced force applied and inversely proportional to its mass.So the first law says a body won"t move unless pushed and the second says the harder you push the faster it will go.We can apply this law to our constant acceleration example:Applying the law we get:


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