What is an equation for ForceNet?

1. Jan 30, 2004

NinoBrown

what is an equation for ForceNet?

2. Jan 30, 2004

HienzKissvelvet

Fnet = m x a

3. Jan 30, 2004

JessicaB04

equation for Fnet

Fnet=EFx(squared)+ EFy(squared)

EFx= the sum of all forces in the x
EFy= the sum of all forces in the y

4. Jan 31, 2004

kishtik

Re: equation for Fnet

I'm afraid this is wrong. Fnet too had to be squared. (Pythagoras Theorem)

5. Jan 31, 2004

JessicaB04

i forgot to put that its the square root of EFx(squares) + EF(squared)
oops