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Formula Of Inertia 
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Apr508, 12:18 PM

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Hey everyone! I love this site!
Im doing a project on Inertia and I need to know the Formula. Does anyone know what it is? 


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Apr508, 04:34 PM

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The index of your textbook ... "Newton's first law"



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Apr608, 09:00 AM

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Formula Of Inertia
F = Ma?



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Apr608, 09:05 AM

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Apr608, 01:07 PM

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Is there really a formula for intertia? Isn't it just mass? The tendency for a mass to remain at constant velocity/rest. Mass and/or inertia is like a measure of resistance in a change of velocity. So the higher the mass the more force you need to accelerate it at a certain rate.



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Yes.. Inertia is just the property which defines the resistance the moving or a stable object offers towards the external applied force. as the mass of the object increases its inertia increase.. its not quantifiable...



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