Question about noninertial reference frame.

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Homework Statement


If you are in a noninertial reference frame, that means:


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I know that nonintertial reference frame is something that is moving.
However, if I am in it, then should I be moving together with it?
 

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A non-inertial reference frame is one which is accelerating and the laws of motion do not have the forms we generally see. I would suggest reading this article for a better understanding:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non-inertial_frame
 

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