Zero gravity and friction

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I have a particular scenario that has been bothering me lately, which I can't quite figure out:

Suppose scientists are somehow able to create a room where the force of gravity is equal to 0, however this room still contained atmosphere (ie. the room is not a vacuum).

Would friction still be present in this room?

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Drakkith
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Yes, there would still be friction due to the air. Also, if you contact the walls in any way, you would have friction there.
 

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